University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 7694
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Caroline Islands
Ponape
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Banana Fiber
Pigment
Length: 154cm
Width: 10.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of H. H. Furness, 1891

Description

Woven of banana fibre. Prevailing color brownish red; the ground of the two end portions natural color of fiber with linear designs (triangles, merged lozenges, etc.) in black and brownish red.


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