University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitleBook of Native Cloth from Bark of Different Trees
Object Number: 87-3-2
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Hawaiian
Tahitian
Tongan
Provenience: Hawaiian Islands
Society Islands
Tonga Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bark Cloth
Paper
Cardboard
Height: 22cm
Width: 18.5cm
Depth: 1.5cm
Credit Line:Transfer from the Museum Library, 1987

Description

Bound volume containing samples of tapa cloth. 41 pieces of tapa cloth. Title handwritten on cover: Book of Native Cloth from Bark of different Trees. No text.


Bibliography:

[Article] Larkin, Maryanne. 2004. Tales and Textiles from Cook's Pacific Voyages. BSANZ. 28 (Number 4): 20-33. View Objects related to this

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