- Museum number
Woman's garment made of coconut fibre, twine, European cotton textile.
- Production date
- 1893 (pre)
Length: 48 centimetres (bundle)
Length: 82.50 centimetres (with tie outstretched)
Width: 23 centimetres (bundle)
Depth: 15 centimetres (bundle)
- Curator's comments
Native woman's dress. N. Caledonia
J.K.B. Lister 1892
A skirt worn at weddings or exchanged as brideprice. Information received from Francois Wadra and Jessica Wamytan, Melanesia Art Project, May 2008.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Register reads, for collection Oc1938,1001 as a whole:
Given by Miss E. K. B. Lister, 11 Western Terrace, Falmouth. / Collected by the donor's father and brother (in whose memory they are given).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number