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Serue Beaded Skirt, Papua New Guinea (#PC20)

Price: $895.00





Title: Apron - ‘Serue’
Material: Glass beads and cotton cloth
Country: Geelvink Bay, Irian Jaya - West Papua New Guinea
Description: These aprons were made by women but were worn by both men and women and are recognized by their colorful geometric designs. The glass trade beads are of Dutch origin and are centuries old and were brought to the island by Dutch traders.

Dimensions: 27" high by 21" wide by 1" deep

Provenance: Ex-Private Collection.

#PC20

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