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Bark Cloth

Object Number:29-24-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Samoan
Provenience: Samoa Islands
Date Made: Circa 1899
Early Date: 1889
Late Date: 1909
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bark Cloth
Pigment
Length: 157.5 cm
Width: 146 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. W. D. Anderson, 1929

Description

Pattern of dark brown disks, triangles, bands and cross-hatched elipses on a ground formed of closely set light brown parallel straight lines

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