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Bark Cloth

Object Number:2003-32-307.1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Futuna (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bark Cloth
Length: 91 cm
Width: 82 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.16153 - Other Number
CIVIC1995.X.16153 - Other Number

Description

Bark cloth with fine geometric, black patterns. Once one piece with 2003-32-307.2 and 2003-32-307.3. Likely from Futuna. Exhibited at L'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900. See Neich and Pendergast (1997:62-8).

Bibliography:

[Book] Pendergrast, Mick, and Neich, Roger. 1997. Pacific Tapa.. University of Hawai'i Press. General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference
[Book] Pendergrast, Mick, and Neich, Roger. 1998. Traditional Tapa Textiles of the Pacific.. New York, New York. Thames & Hudson. ed. Paperback. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 62-68View Objects related to this Type Citation

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