Border for a Dress Mat (Jaki-ed, In, or Nieded)

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Republic of the Marshall Islands
Culture:
Marshallese
Medium:
Pandanus leaves, hibiscus fiber
Dimensions:
H. 29 1/2 x W. 30 1/2 in. (74.9 x 77.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of American Friends of the Israel Museum, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.545.32
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