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Hair for Gorget

Object Number:2003-32-257
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Society Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Dog Hair
Plant Fiber
Length: 31.1 cm
Width: 6.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1993.X.353 - Other Number
CIVIC1993.X.353 - Other Number

Description

Bundles of dog hair for edges of gorget (taumi). Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

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