- Museum number
Pair of sandals, paraerae, plaited from flax, three layers for each weft.
- Production date
- 19thC (opinion of Mick Pendergrast)
Length: 28 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Christy "Additions, 1868-77" inventory, pp.135a. Acquired 31.12.1870, item no.2. Slips and Register give initials "J H", which appear to be a mistranscription of F H (Frederick Huth) in contemporary correspondence; (noted by D.Starzecka).
Father of Gertrude Ellen Meinhertzhagen (see purchases in 1895 for Christy Collection).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1870C1.7012a-b (old CDMS no.)