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Skirt

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Object Number:29-50-266
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Kararau
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Plant Fiber
Length: 76 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:180 - Other Number

Description

Woman's skirt. Bunches of white fibres (at 6 points) and dried grass of natural colour or dyed red, fastened to belt made up of numerous cords which are wrapped at one end so as to form a loop for fastening about hips. Loop wrapped with split cane.

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