Unknown Artist

Loin-cloth

Other titles:
loincloth, Lap lap
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Yaviyufa, Goroka District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
probably Yaweyuha people
Year
collected 1968
Media
Mixed media
Medium
2-ply plant fibre string with plyed marsupial fur
Dimensions
23.0 x 25.0 cm (approx.) :
0 - Whole; 23 cm (9 1/16"); skirt length
0 - Whole; 25 cm (9 13/16"); skirt 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 PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'