- Museum number
Heart-shaped (rounded at bottom, with flat sides) bag of pandanus leaf and cotton cloth: outer sides and bottom of plaited pandanus, arranged in eight parallel rows of small rosette-like motifs; two flat sides covered with printed cloth in cream on indigo, hibiscus flower and leaves design on one side, banana palm crown (bunch of fruit and six leaves) on other. Inside, lining of same cream and indigo printed cloth, sewn to pandanus sides and edging at opening; two thin plaited pandanus handles, their ends at four corners of opening.
- Production date
Height: 23 centimetres (excluding handles)
Thickness: 8.50 centimetres
Width: 24 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- See Eth.Doc.1051 (see field no.86).
Slides in Departmental Photo Archives.
- Not on display
- Good, but one handle unravelled and nearly broken in middle.
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number