E1022 : Aboriginal Painted Wooden Belt
3:Personal Artifacts ➞ Clothing ➞ Accessory
botanical ➔ wood
colorant ➔ paint
82.8 cm L
28 cm W
30 cm H
Provenance of Object:
Purchased by Donor while in Australia ca. 1974, donated to Luther College 2004.
Asian - Pacific ➞ Aborigine
According to donor notes, the item was made ca. 1950-1970 in Australia.
According to donor notes, "the dots and stripes design are stylized water lilies." Object is listed as Ceremonial Belt.
September 18 2004