Belt

1972.05.0002

Photo of Belt

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Belt   (1972.05.0002)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Personal Artifacts : Clothing : Clothing Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Oceania--Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Middle Sepik District
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 (N/A) N/A
Weight 621 g
Measuring Remarks D2 is the diameter of the larger disks.
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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