Tapa cloth

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
29700
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
 
Acquisition method
by Unrecorded 
Dimensions
H: W: 480 mm L: 1570 mm D: Circum:

Description

Rectangular barkcloth painted with brown (red) and black designs. Curvilinear pattern painted freehand: red with black outline, interspersed with black dots.
Note originally pinned to reverse inscribed: "Ethel 3 B OG[?] $3.30"

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