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Pandanus Braid

Object Number:2003-32-103
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Caledonia
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Pandanus Leaf
Technique:Plaited
Length: 24 cm
Width: 11.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1994.X.11385 - Other Number

Description

Plait or braid of pandanus leaf. Similar to 1994.X.11386, which is said to be for making hats. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

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