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Poncho

Object Number:2003-32-277
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Society Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Pandanus (uncertain)
Cotton
Glass
Pigment
Length: 82 cm
Width: 113 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1993.X.206 - Other Number
12261 - Other Number
CIVIC1993.X.206 - Other Number

Description

Poncho, woven of natural and brown dyed strips of pandanus (?) or hibiscus (?) leaf. Fringe around sides and bottom. Edged at neck with cotton and fastened with white button. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

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