Tapa cloth

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
9265
Item name
Tapa cloth 
Category
Cloth/Textile
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Oro (Northern) Province > Unknown
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1967 
Acquisition method
by Church of England Board of Missions 
Dimensions
H: W: 460 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Research notes

Probably a skirt. October 1996 - Roger Neich, Auckland Museum, identified this tapacloth as coming from Oro District, Northern Province.

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