An image of Loincloth

Unknown Artist

Loincloth

Other titles:
loincloth, Lap lap
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Yaviyufa, Goroka District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Yaweyuha people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1968
Media
Mixed media, Animal material, Botanical material
Medium
plant fibre string, marsupial fur
Dimensions
23.0 x 25.0 cm string panel :
0 - Whole; 23 cm (9 1/16"); panel length
0 - Whole; 25 cm (9 13/16"); panel width
0 - Whole; 75 cm (29 1/2"); waistband length
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
636.1979
Copyright
© Yaweyuha people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics