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Bark Cloth Beater

Object Number:87-8-16
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Lore
Provenience: Sulawesi
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Stone
Wood
Rattan
Peel
Credit Line:Purchased from Lorraine V. Aragon, 1987
Other Number:44 - Other Number

Description

Barkcloth beater with third and fourth largest grooves: watu ike pehawongi (larger) and watu ike pampawali (smaller).

Stone head with fourteen vertical grooves on one face, over twenty-five on the other. Mounted in rattan loop with wooden handle.

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) (4th from left)View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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