- Museum number
Woman's garment (liku) made of hibiscus fibre (?). Fibre strands hang from a plaited fibre waist band made of dyed and natural fibre.
- Production date
- 19thC(early) (before 1854)
Length: 17 centimetres
Width: 210 centimetres (including ties)
Width: 135 centimetres (plaited band)
- Curator's comments
- Description from Extracts from the British and Medieval Register 1757-1878, p.160:
A girdle made of red and white grass, plaited partly left as a fringe. Fiji Islands.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number