Cuirass, Tin (Western Dani) or Kabasi (Moni)

Cuirass, Tin (Western Dani) or Kabasi (Moni)
Cuirass, Tin (Western Dani) or Kabasi (Moni)
Date:
20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Orchid Fiber (yellow), Dendrobiinae; Rattan Fiber (tan), Calameae; Cuscus Fur (white), Phalangeridae; Two Types Of Bird Pelts (gold And Red)
Dimensions:
55.9 x 48.3 x 7.6 cm (22 x 19 x 3 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Western Dani Language Speakers
Accession Number:
2007.44.86
Acquisition Date:
2007-10-11
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede in honor of Diane B. Wilsey and Harry S. Parker III

lower section rattan; upper section string; in both sections orchid fiber is applied; feathers; marsupial fur
JPEG number: 528

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