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: T/PACI/95

: British Empire & Commonwealth

: Skirt

: Ceremonial skirt from Kitava. Long skirt of brown fibres overlain with a layer of shorter red fibres. Thick waistband of wide strips of natural leaf fibre with layers of blue, red, green and yellow grass fibres. Very thick roll on the inside and cord ties at each end.

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: Commonwealth Institute Collection

: Kitava, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, Oceania / Melanesia, Pacific

: Kitava, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, Oceania / Melanesia, Pacific

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: Transferred from the British Empire and Commonwealth Museum, 2012