Giyegiy, Hiehi, Sleeping Mat


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Artifact Identification Giyegiy, Hiehi, Sleeping Mat   (2000.01.0071)
  1. Furnishings
  2. :
  3. Furniture
  4. :
  5. Sleeping & Reclining Furniture
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1963
Culture Micronesian
Location On Exhibitin the Southeast Asia and Oceania exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 166.8 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 108.9 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.4 cm
Weight 876 g
Measuring Remarks Weight includes acid-free buffer.
Materials Plant
Manufacturing Processes Cutting, Weaving
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

1 --LOA Quantity Field


Alkire, William H. Lamotrek Atoll and Inter-island Socioeconomic Ties. Illinois Studies in Anthropology, No. 5. University of Illinois Press: Urbana, 1965. Kramer, Augustin. Ergebnisse der Sudsee Expedition 1908-1910. (ed.) G. Thilenius. Hamburg: Friederichsen, De Gruyter & Co., 1937. P. 245. Photo of item in Eugene Dillenburg's Exhibit Gallery Webpage, July 3, 2005.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication William H. Alkire Collection, Transfer from Department of Anthropology, UIUC
Reproduction Needs Research
Reproduction Information N/A

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