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palm leaf fiber fish
  • Kanaka Maoli (Hawaiian) peoples
  • palm leaf fiber fish, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Hawaii, United States
  • palm leaf fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 17 x 13.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 6 11/16 x 5 5/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Lucy J. McAllister
  • Not on display
  • C2017.003
Description

Tropical fish woven from strips of undyed palm leaf fiber, with a small body and long fins.