1924.6.17

Barkcloth. The cloth has a geometric design in orange, brown and dark brown pigment. [MJD 06/06/2013]

Place details: OCEANIA MELANESIA? OCEANIA POLYNESIA?. Fiji?. Local Name: Siapo Materials: Bark Cloth Textile Plant / Pigment / ?. Processes: Beaten / Stained / Painted / ?. Weight: Dimensions: L = 2040 mm W = 2020 mm [JP 19/10/2004] When Collected: 25 July to 11 August 1874 Acquired: Donated 1924

KEYWORD: Barkcloth / CLASS: ?Clothing / ?Dwelling / Barkcloth / ?.

Object description: Barkcloth. The cloth has a geometric design in orange, brown and dark brown pigment. The whole cloth is stained with a orange geometric background. The cloth is divided into sections with brown lines. The cloth has fringed edge. [MJD 06/06/2013]