Bag made of string.
- Found/Acquired: Bosavi, Mount
- (Oceania,Melanesia,New Guinea,Papua New Guinea,Southern Highlands Province,Mount Bosavi)
See Eth.Doc.967.Small netbag for vegetables.
Repa - Succulent like a pineapple with large spiky leaves. For fibre.
Ropi - red.
Vegetable dyes - but unidentified. The handle is Morobe style, 80.
Porer Nombo and Pinabin Sisau, Reite Village, Madang, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia Project 6 August 2009. Tape 85
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EOC27582
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