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Sash

Micronesian (Caroline Islands)
about 1900


Object Place: Caroline Islands, Micronesia

Dimensions

15 x 152 cm (5 7/8 x 59 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.50

Medium or Technique

Plant fiber, natural dyes; basket weave

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long, rectangular brown sash with crosswise fringe on each end. There is a border on one side of natural ecru, purple, reddish-brown and brown.

Provenance

Gift to MFA on April 6, 1905

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection