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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Belt   (1972.05.0002)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Clothing Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date World War II, 20th century
Culture Melanesian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 76.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 6.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 3.3 cm
Weight 621 g
Measuring Remarks D1 is the length including the end loop and thread. D2 is the diameter of the larger disks. D3 is the width of the widest part of the belt, taken near the the end loop.
Materials Animal--Shell, Plant--Raffia
Manufacturing Processes Weaving, Drilling, Stringing
Munsell Color Information Grayish Brown (5YR 3/2 ) -ns Pale Yellow Orange ( 10YR 8/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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