Art/ Collection/ Art Object

String Bag (Bilum)

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Middle Sepik River
Culture:
Sawos people
Medium:
Fiber
Dimensions:
H. 36 1/2 x W. 19 in. (92.7 x 48.3 cm)
Classification:
Basketry-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman, 1960
Accession Number:
1978.412.762
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman, New York, until 1960; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1960–1978

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