Raffia Coaster

Description
These coasters made from raffia cords would have added a personalized touch to the stark and shabby living conditions imprisoned Japanese Americans faced.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coaster
Physical Description
raffia (palm fiber) (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 3/8 in; 13.6525 cm
ID Number
1986.3144.05
nonaccession number
1986.3144
catalog number
1986.3144.05
subject
Military
Cultures & Communities
Japanese American Internment Era
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, General
Japanese American Internment Era
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mabel Rose Vogel

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