Vintage handwoven New Guinea Highlands bag.  This woven bag is braided with thin strips of rattan, giving it a stiff and sturdy form. This type of bag is called aenkiya nuw and was used by older men during ritual ceremonies and to carry accessories like tobacco pipes.   In excellent condition, signs of wear consistent with age.

Vintage New Guinea Highlands Woven Bag - 11" x 11"

Regular price $150.00 Sale

Vintage handwoven New Guinea Highlands bag.

This woven bag is braided with thin strips of rattan, giving it a stiff and sturdy form. This type of bag is called aenkiya nuw and was used by older men during ritual ceremonies and to carry accessories like tobacco pipes. 

In excellent condition, signs of wear consistent with age. 

 

Size: 11" x 11"

Age: Vintage

Country of Origin: New Guinea Highlands

Type of Textile: Woven Bag  

Material: Rattan

Pile Height: n/a

Condition: Very Good


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