Tapa cloth

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
40275
Item name
Tapa cloth 
Category
Cloth/Textile
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Vanuatu > Shefa Province > Efate Island > Port Vila Harbour
Map
Collector
Ms Connie Naulls 
Acquisition date
September 18, 2001 
Acquisition method
Donated by Ms Connie Naulls 
Dimensions
H: W: 720 mm L: 1610 mm D: Circum:

Description

Medium size tapa cloth, decorated on one side in brown and a darker pigment.

Research notes

Made by Tongan artist at Port Vila in the Mid 1970s. Given to Peter Johnstone, Connie Naull's partner, as a gift of gratitude.

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