University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-32-277
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Society Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Pandanus (uncertain)
Cotton
Glass
Pigment
Length: 82cm
Width: 113cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1993.X.206 - Other Number
12261 - Other Number
CIVIC1993.X.206 - Other Number

Description

Poncho, woven of natural and brown dyed strips of pandanus (?) or hibiscus (?) leaf. Fringe around sides and bottom. Edged at neck with cotton and fastened with white button.


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