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Bark Cloth Beater

Object Number:87-8-18
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Lore
Provenience: Sulawesi
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from Lorraine V. Aragon, 1987
Other Number:47 - Other Number

Description

Cylindrical barkcloth beater (peparondo) used after preservative (ula'). Ebony. Kayu hitam (Ind.) = black wood. Heavy cylindrical wooden beater. Knob at end of handle, with hole.

Bibliography:

[Article] Aragon, Lorraine V. 1990. "Barkcloth Production in Central Sulawesi". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 32. no. 1. pg. 33-48 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 38 (Fig.10) (far right)View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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