From "Darkroom Soldier": "Trade Bilum. Measuring 6"x5" this bi-colored purse from Hill's collection is finely woven in traditional style: raised rows, continuous knots, half-maze design, plant fibers. The ivory and green twine may be a bush product created from pandanus, a yucca-like plant, though the uniform weave suggests a commercial twine available from a local trader. A round, woven, bi-colored (half brown, half green) loop forms the handle, and two eyelets that slip over two knotted knobs form the closure." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)
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