Record metadata:

Type Cultural Object (2014 Definition)
TitleIIc 6413
KeywordsDuster
DescriptionFeather dusters used to clean surfaces, most commonly tables. Dusters were made from chicken feathers, goat hair or horse hair.
Creator of ObjectPresumed Makasae people
Date CreatedPre August 1935
Place CreatedBaguia Sub-district, Baucau District, Timor-Leste
Object TypeDomestic object
Dimensions125.2 cm high
Use status in 2014Still used
MaterialTBC
TechniqueHand made
Institution/Holder: objectMuseum der Kulturen Basel
CollectorDr Alfred B├╝hler
Date CollectedAugust 1935
Place CollectedBaguia Sub-district, Baucau District, Timor-Leste
File CopyrightMuseum der Kulturen Basel. Photograph taken by Joanna Barrkman, 2014
MKB/Buehler object titleTanzstock, G kabora
NotesIdentified by Sr Tomas da Silva & Sr Gregorius de Oliveira Guterres, 14/10/14.
Production status in 2014Still made
Timorese Language Term/sAsa namu ma mesa sare gini, M Manu fulun ai sukit, T

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