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Small tetrahedral bag woven using the plaiting method, from vegetable fibres in cream, red and dark brown. The bag has a short carrying loop made of multiple strands bound at short intervals with little hard collars.

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container (containers)

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  container (containers)
object name:  container (containers)

Micronesia, Oceania
Additional place information
made or collected: possibly Micronesia 

Materials & techniques
textile; vegetable fibre
Additional material & technique information
material: vegetable fibre (overall)
material: textile (overall)
overall: 168 mm x 137 mm x 137 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 168 mm x 137 mm x 137 mm

Related subjects
object name: containers (containers)

Record created 2004-08-23 by RHOLLEY
Record last updated 2017-03-30 by XGVIEWS

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