- Museum number
Mat (Jaki-ed) worn as a garment, made from plaited pandanus leaf and dyed black hibiscus fibre.
- Production date
Length: 108 centimetres
Width: 108.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Woven Jaki-ed mat from the Marshall Islands.
Information from vendor, November 2011:
#9 is very finely woven with precise designs. The weaver Terse Timothy from Allinglaplap is a Master Weaver and will be conducting a workshop shortly in Allinglaplap for aspiring weavers.
For more information on Marshall Island mats visit http:// www.clothingmatsofthemarshalls.com/
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: #9 (Arts centre number)