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  • Philippines
  • bag, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Width: 70 x 11.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 27 1/2 x 4 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3587

The narrow rectangular bag has a multi-strand strap of twisted fibers. There are bands of fibers at the top and middle of each side to keep them together. There is a long, very narrow rectangular flap over the top with a knob at the end. There is a shorter very narrow rectangular flap at each corner, with a knob.