- Museum number
Woman's skirt made of grass, with upper part double to serve as a pocket. String ties attached.
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1876)
Length: 65 centimetres
Width: 85 centimetres (bottom plaited section)
Width: 121 centimetres (including ties)
Width: 54 centimetres (top plaited section)
- Curator's comments
Christy collection registration slip description, written in 1876?:
Woman's petticoat (titi) of yellow grass plaited in a pattern. The upper part doubles to serve as a pocket.
"From Ellice's Group"
N.W. of Samoa"
One of two items numbered Christy 9967. (Other is North American dagger).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1876C1.19967 (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: Oc1876C1118.7