Betel Chewing:Trays, Sets, And Toothpaste Containers (000075)
Papua New Guinea Bag Woven Fiber
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A 20th century woven betel bag used for carrying ingredients for a quid from place to place (H (without shoulder straps=24 cm). The rectangular bag is made of fibers dyed in red, brown, orange, yellow, and green colors. The pattern is made up of narrow horizontal bands of varying colors.