Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fragment of a Sleeping Mat

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Republic of Kiribati (?), Gilbert Islands
Culture:
Kiribati (?)
Medium:
Fiber
Dimensions:
H. 19 1/2 x W. 34 in. (49.5 x 86.4 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of American Friends of the Israel Museum, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.545.34
Not on view
Hiltrup Mission Museum, Hiltrup, Germany, by ca. 1938 until ca. 1971; Thomas Schultze-Westrum, Munich, Germany and London, ca. 1971–1981; John A. Friede, New York, 1981–1983; Martin and Faith-dorian Wright, New York, in 1983; Israel Museum, Jerusalem, through American Friends of the Israel Museum, New York, in 1983

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