N°05913
Element Noken multifunctional knotted or woven bag, handcraft of the people of Papua (Indonesia)
Inscribed in 2012 (7.COM) on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
Title as submitted EN: The forms, patterns, local motifs and colours of noken made by each ethnic I Copyright 2011 by The forms, patterns, local motifs and colours of noken made by each ethnic community in Papua differ, indicating cultural diversity. Noken is a part of the cultural identity of each ethnic community and of the people of Papua.