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Bark Cloth

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Object Number:
CIVIC1995.X.16158
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Samoa Islands
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Bark
Pigment
Technique:
Beaten
Rubbed
Painted
Description:
Rectangular bark cloth with rubbed design tablet pattern. Geometric shapes and flowers (starfish design). Light brown with dark brown overpainting. No stitching, but clearly used to be part of a bigger piece with 1995.X.16152A and 1995.X.16152B.
Credit Line:
Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Other Number:
TS SP 55   -   Other Number
1995.X.16158   -   Other Number

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