Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Maranao peoples
  • hanger, late 1800s–1959
  • Where object was made: Lanao del Sur, Philippines
  • plant fiber, bamboo
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 65 x 57 x 19 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 25 9/16 x 22 7/16 x 7 1/2 in
  • Gift of Charles K. Warriner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3441

The domed oval is made of thick plant fiber looped together. It is dark brown. There are two slats of bamboo crossing the bottom, held in place with a light natural plant fiber.