What a beautifully hand-weaved bag by the Penan ladies. There is a story behind every bag made, this bag was made by the Penan ladies to fund the construction of their homes in Sarawak. Each design only comes in 1 piece.
This bag is:
Length 11 inch
Width 5 inch
Height 10 inch
Each bag is made from plastic strapping which is durable and cost-effective.
Easy to clean and washable with water and soap.
Please refer to both images for the front and back design.
Learn more about the Penans:
The Penan are a nomadicindigenous people living in Sarawak and Brunei. The Penan are one of the last such peoples remaining as hunters and gatherers.The Penan are noted for their practice of 'molong' which means never taking more than necessary. Most Penan were nomadic hunter-gatherers until the post-World War IImissionaries settled many of the Penan, mainly in the Ulu-Baram district but also in the Limbang district. They eat plants, which are also used as medicines, and animals and use the hides, skin, fur, and other parts for clothing and shelter.