Museum Review- 1920's Pacifc Islands Collection at Cincinnati Museum Center -JenniferHein Conservation

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  1. 1. Melanesia & PolynesiaThe1930 Fleischmann Collection Cincinnati, OH Museum Center
  2. 2. Textiles & Wovens Plant materials Plaited rush Mulberry innercore as Tapa Fig bark tapa Breadfruit tapa
  3. 3. Functional Wovens Plant material only Fish Trap
  4. 4. Water carrier
  5. 5. Knotted Cane knotted with a 30# weight to drag along the ocean floor
  6. 6. Personal Adornment Neckband
  7. 7. Knotted Decorative Tool
  8. 8. Knotted Headress for ceremonial Polynesian wedding
  9. 9. Looped Cord & feathers Bird of Paradise secured to produce a dramatic headress
  10. 10. Plaited Sun Shade Umbrella
  11. 11. Sunshade Stitchwork
  12. 12. Personal Adornment Jewelry Ceremonial Staff
  13. 13. Plaited Eye Shade Visor
  14. 14. Melanesian & Polynesian Plant Materials WovenKnottedFelted
  15. 15. Complex Wovens
  16. 16. Looped Cord

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