An image of Pelvic girdle

Unknown Artist

Pelvic girdle

Other titles:
Girdle
Location
Temporary exhibitions gallery
Place of origin
Yaviyufa, Goroka District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Yaweyuha people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1968
Media
Ceremonial object, Mixed media
Medium
barkcloth, plant fibre string, yellow orchid stem fibre (Dendrobium), reed, animal skin, red pigment
Dimensions
belt 100.0 cm length overall; rear barkcloth panel 61.0 cm length; decorated panel 16.0 cm width
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
Accession number
234.1978
Copyright
© Yaweyuha people, under the endorsement of PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'