Tapa cloth

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
1365
Item name
Tapa cloth 
Category
Cloth/Textile
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Oro (Northern) Province
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Unrecorded 
Raw material
barkcloth
Dimensions
H: W: 690 mm L: 1330 mm D: Circum:

Description

Catalogue Book 2 states that this tapacloth is 4 feet 3 inches by 2 feet 6 inches.

Research notes

Identified as coming from Oro Province Roger Neich, Auckland Museum, October 1996.

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