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Knots

Object Number:P1104
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kenyah
Provenience: Borneo
Sarawak
Baram District
Date Made: 1897
Early Date: 1897
Late Date: 1897
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Rattan Peel
Length: 59 cm
Width: 5 cm
Thickness: 2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. William H. Furness 3rd., 1898

Description

Wooden board with 17 examples of rattan knots or woven bands: the native names of some of the knots or bands are written in pencil on the board next to them.

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