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Mat made of plaited pandanus leaf, with fringe and with embroidered ornament in red and black wool, in form of a zigzag border along one edge, and numerous small tufts in more or less straight lines over the surface of the mat.
Length: 151 centimetres
Width: 94 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Comment in register: 'Label "Tongan mat, 1860, J.A. Lister's collection, made of pandanus leaves - J.K.B.L. 1894."
- 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).
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