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Bark Cloth

Object Number:2003-32-293
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Society Islands
Tahiti
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bark Cloth
Length: 195 cm
Width: 97 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.16482 - Other Number
12201 - Other Number

Description

Gauzy, brown bark cloth with broad, yellow stripes. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

Bibliography:

[Book] Pendergrast, Mick, and Neich, Roger. 1997. Pacific Tapa.. University of Hawai'i Press. General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference
[Book] Kooijman, Simon. 1972. Tapa in Polynesia.. Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum. Vol. Bulletin 234. General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference

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