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Bark Cloth

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Object Number:
97-120-708
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Tahitian
Provenience:
Society Islands
Tahiti
Date Made:
1839
Early Date:
1839
Late Date:
1839
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Bark Cloth
Technique:
Beaten
Description:
White. Label: "Made by female convicts, without printing." Design of beater very noticable.
Length:
539cm
Width:
214cm
Credit Line:
Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia
Other Number:
L-120-708   -   Old Museum Number
10578   -   ANSP Number

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