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Catalog Number C15.504.1-2
Title Braided Cords
Object Name Rope
Description Primitive braided cord, possibly made out of coconut fibers. .1 is lighter in color; .2 is darker and broken into two pieces.
Year Range from 1800
Year Range to 1825
Dimensions L-29 inches
Material Coir
Place of Origin Polynesia
Provenance Incorrectly identified in old catalogue as being part of a shepherd's sling, along with C15.505.1-2. Was most likely part of something else, but what that might be is uncertain.
People Long, John Collings, 1795-1865
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Subjects Ropes
Islands