Sample mat made from gernis (Licuala palm) and biru (small jungle palm) finished with pineapple leaf fibre twinning. Plant and animal patterns.


Thing

Made Of
palm leaf, Licuala palm; biru palm, pineapple fibre
Type of Thing
mat

People

Acquired From
Dunsmore, Susi to The British Museum
By Ethnic Group
Iban

Place

Found In
Sarawak
Made In
Sarawak

Time

Acquired In
2013
Made
1960

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