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Description: waist, Name: Dagom:- Woman's waist made of imported blue cloth on which hundreds of shell disks have been sewed in designs. Each disk is cut out by hands and such ornaments are highly valued. Goes with 129663.
Catalog Number: 129654.nosub
Materials: cotton, shell
Description: waist, Name: Dagom:- Woman's waist of blue imported cloth. Designs in colors representing men, stars, etc. waist band in patchwork designs -kinening-. The general decoration is knowns as inal?ngan. Attached to neck band, in front, is a decoration made of seeds and pith -pamitai-.
Catalog Number: 129656.nosub
Materials: cotton, dye
Description: pubic shield, Name: Poki:- Little girls pubic shield made of coconut shell. Two bells attached. Red cloth belt., Kapi: This three-piece item is used as a pubic shield to cover little girls' intimate area. It is made of coconut shell adorned with saliyaw (tiny bells). The bells forewarn the adults against staring at the girls. It also helps the parents in tracking their children as they move around. [p. 60-61]
Catalog Number: 129795.nosub
Materials: coconut shell, cotton, metal