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Object ID 94.1161
Object Name Textile
Other Name Tapa cloth
Material Processed Materials; Textile
Description Painted tapa bark cloth. Likley made from the bark of the waimea pipturus nettle (mamaki), a less fine material than paper mulberry bark for tapa that is associated with common quality tapa and commoners.
Date unknown
Culture Solomon
Found Oceania; Solomon Islands
Collection Anthropology; Oceania
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