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D5842 Ornamental bag, used for carrying betel nuts, banana fibre, maker unknown, Santa Cruz Islands, Melanesia, acquired 1898. Click to enlarge.

Ornamental bag from Santa Cruz Islands

Made
Oramental bag made from banana fibre used for carrying betelnuts etc.; Locality; Santa Cruz (SB). Ornamental bag, basket, banana fibre, banana fibre, Santa Cruz Is. 19th Century (LC).

Summary

Object No.

D5842

Object Statement

Ornamental bag, used for carrying betel nuts, banana fibre, maker unknown, Santa Cruz Islands, Melanesia, acquired 1898

Physical Description

Oramental bag made from banana fibre used for carrying betelnuts etc.; Locality; Santa Cruz (SB). Ornamental bag, basket, banana fibre, banana fibre, Santa Cruz Is. 19th Century (LC).

Production

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1898

Acquisition Date

27 March 1898

Cite this Object

Harvard

Ornamental bag from Santa Cruz Islands 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 29 November 2022, <https://ma.as/223658>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/223658 |title=Ornamental bag from Santa Cruz Islands |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=29 November 2022 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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