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U993.3.43
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Purse)
Date (Execution) : 20TH C
Geographical Origin : Malaysia; Indonesia
Cultural Group : Melanau
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Rattan ? Or Bemban ?
Support / Technique : Plaited, Diagonal
Object Type : purses (ladies' accessories)
Visual Description : Purse is constructed of woven rattan, bemban or bamboo strips, tightly plaited in herringbone weave. The bottom section has a rim at top, while the top half has a rim at the base and fits over the bottom half of the purse. blue, green, white, pink, red and yellow.
Accession # : U993.3.43
Width (cm) : 36.00
Height (cm) : 18.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Colin Henderson Smith and Gloria M. (nee Borroughs) Smith Collection
Artist Statement :