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Flat rectangular plaited pandanus-palm (?) leaf bag, small envelope-type flap cover with thin loop for fastening to small white plastic (?) button attached to body of bag, long shoulder strap; lining inside in large plain check plaiting, outside in decorative plaiting in natural ecru and black: side borders in small plain check, front and back in twilled squares, flap in check and twill; decorative black strip incorporated into shoulder strap.
- Production date
Height: 21.50 centimetres (excluding shoulder strap)
Width: 26.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Collection made by donor in field in 1950s.
Also MS in Departmental Library, N. Sandwith, "Wide-eyed in Tonga: a South Seas odyssey", and paintings, sketches and photographs in Departmental Pictorial Archive.
Donor's label: "Tongatapu 1954."
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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