Bag

Production date
Unknown
Country
Papua New Guinea
State/Province
East New Britain
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Description
Bag made of loosely woven plant fibre.
Classification
CH classification INDIGENOUS CULTURES Melanesian & South Sea Islander bag
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Measurements
Dia.440 x H160 mm
Media/Materials description
Plant fibre
History and use
A bag traditionally woven from twisted plant fibres. The bag is used in a domestic context i.e. for carrying foodstuffs from the market or garden.

Uploaded to the Web 27 May 2011.
Registration number
E17523

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