Archive ID: F00762

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1955   A man adjusts his PM radio in a home. This is a good interior viewof a typical Philippine "Nipa" house. The main vertical beam is a tree trunk or branch lashed to bamboo cross-pieces. The walls consist of classic "swali", composed of thin bamboo strips. Swali is also used widely in rattan furniture.