- Museum number
Mat (Jaki-ed) worn as a garment, made from plaited pandanus leaf and natural and dyed hibiscus fibre.
- Production date
Length: 86 centimetres
Width: 87 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- 1938 register description:
Pandanus leaf mat; similar to [Oc1938,1001] 59, with different pattern, width of border 9.1"
Label: 'Mat used as clothing, MAJORO, Marshall Islands, J.K.B. Lister 1891'
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1983–1986 16 Dec-29 Jun, London, BM, Museum of Mankind, Pattern of islands: Micronesia yesterday and today
- 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
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