Highlands Bilum Bag – Among Equals
$250.00

Highlands Bilum Bag

This bilum is from the Highlands, a chain of mountain ranges that run from the east to the west of PNG.

It has been handmade using traditional knowledge and skills that are passed down through generations. Made using wool yarn it is durable and one of a kind. The bags design is inspired by the weavers life experience, commonly nature, and their surrounds. It has been embellished with a tassel and pom poms in lilac and ochre. 

From the sale of this bag the weaver is able to provide support to her family and access to health care for her and her children. Each bag comes with information about the weaver, what the pattern is inspired by and how the sale of the bag impacts the weaver and her families life. 

Dimensions 54cm wide x 50cm high x 61cm strap length.