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Poncho

Object Number:2003-32-281
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Society Islands
Tahiti
Section:Oceanian
Length: 56 cm
Width: 77 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.16594 - Other Number
12204 - Other Number
CIVIC1995.X.16594 - Other Number

Description

Large poncho of gauzy bark cloth with irregular reddish brown spots in which fabric is deteriorated, leaving holes. Exhibited at L'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900. "Tahiti 12204 obj. ethnogr"

Bibliography:

[Book] Pendergrast, Mick, and Neich, Roger. 1997. Pacific Tapa.. University of Hawai'i Press. General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference

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