Bark Cloth


From: Samoa Islands

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Siapo
Object Number 2003-33-24
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Samoa Islands
Section Oceanian
Materials Bark Cloth | Pigment
Technique Beaten | Painted

Relatively small, white bark cloth with rubbed pattern made with upeti design tablets. Dark brown and black overpainting. Collected by Howe.

Length 86 cm
Width 72 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1995.X.16157 - Other Number | CIVIC1995.X.16157 - Other Number

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