Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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men's long sash
  • Ipili-Payala peoples
  • men's long sash, late 1800s–1967
  • Where object was made: Lagaip, Papua New Guinea
  • kuipi vine, string, weaving
  • Object Length: 38.5 cm length while bundled
    Object Length: 15 1/8 in length while bundled
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4016
Description

The very long, narrow sash is woven from a vine in a braid-like pattern. It is brown. The loop at either end has a short string through each. It is currently loosely coiled.