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Net Bag

Object Number:29-50-235
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Vogumash
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Plant Fiber
Feather
Leaf
Length: 31 cm
Width: 29 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:410 - Other Number

Description

Man's netting bag decorated with white and black feathers; contains bit of leap, portion of stalk of some plant, an opened nutshell and a small package wrapped in leaf. Two other packages wrapped in bast are tied to the loop by which the bag is suspended.

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