Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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snare for wild chickens
  • Maranao peoples
  • snare for wild chickens, late 1800s–1959
  • Where object was made: Lanao del Sur, Philippines
  • plant fiber, braiding
  • Object Length/Width: 48 x 35 cm
    Object Length/Width: 18 7/8 x 13 3/4 in
  • Gift of Charles K. Warriner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3051.h

The four semicircular braids have a long strip of plant fiber looped along the length. Each semicircle is attached at the end to another semicircle. They are dark brown.