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Object Number:83-18-57
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Nauru (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Pandanus
Shell
Feather
Length: 35 cm
Width: 3.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the American Friends of the Israel Museum, 1983
Other Number:1144 - Other Number

Description

Four woven pandanus strips, with black and natural "ladder" pattern and serrated edges, ends sewn together in such a way as to form a single four cornered band. Ornameted with four pink shell beads, a bunch of long black feathers hanging from each.


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