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Cloak

Object Number:P2673
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Maori
Provenience: New Zealand
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Flax
Length: 254 cm
Width: 107 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman; Subscription of Herbert L. Clark in memory of Edward W. Clark, 1911

Description

Irregularly cut bottom end of a flax cloak (kaitaka). Broad taaniko border, narrower strips of taaniko along sides.

Bibliography:

[Article] Sebbelov, Gerda. Jun 1911. "The E.W. Clark Collection: New Zealand". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 2. no. 2. pg. 30-42 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 42, Fig. 36View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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