Woven bag

Collection Type

  • Cultural artifacts

GUSN

GUSN-270524

Description

Bag woven of flattened and plaited plant material, likely from the Pacific Islands. It has a strap for carrying and widens at the bottom to hold more volume..

Details

Descriptive Terms

bags (generic containers)
plant fiber
Bag

Associated Building

Original To Stephen Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Pacific Island Group

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

8 1/4 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3628