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Iri Masei

Object / Artefact › Pacific/Ethnology
  • Other titles
    Dance fan (English)
  • Description
    Iri. Fan. Blade is a triangular shape woven from voivoi (pandanus) of natural colour with sasa (coconut midrib), jagged pieces of purple and pink paper as well as decorative serrated voivoi pieces. Blade's apex finished into three peaks, with two peaks at the lower side edges. Handle of bitu (bamboo) and palm stalk. Handle and blade secured together with fibre twine wrapped around two points of the handle.
  • Place
  • Other Number
    12732
  • Accession date
    1915
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
Irimasei, 12732, Photographed by Jennifer Carol, digital, 21 Mar 2017, Cultural Permissions Apply
Irimasei, 12732, Photographed by Jennifer Carol, digital, 21… … Read more

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