Barkcloth

Description
A fragment of plain barkcloth, possibly part of a chief’s clothing.
Accession Loan No.
VS1501
Collection Class
Textiles and equipment
Common Name
barkcloth
Simple Name
cloth
Full Name
barkcloth
Dimensions
whole length 356 mm; whole W 69 mm
Production Year High
pre 1860
Production County
Society Islands
Production Country
French Polynesia (Overseas Collectivity of France)
Production Area Region
Polynesia
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
bark
Collection Area Region
POLYN
Collection Continent
Pacific

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