Summary

This bag by Irene Nayinggul has been looped and uses many different colours of dyed and undyed pandanus to create horizontal bands. It has a single, plaited handle attached on opposite sides.

Born in 1946, Irene Nayinggul is married to Jacob Nayinggul, the traditional owner for Mikinj Valley. Irene's preferred technique is open coiling, which she uses to make pandanus handbags.

Physical Description

Looped bag with horizontal bands of dyed pandanus (yellow, purple, brown) and undyed pandanus. The bag has a single, plaited handle attached to opposite sides in the middle of the bag.

Local Name

djerrh baladjdji kunngobarn

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