Cloth made of bark. Single layer of extremely fine, yellowish barkcloth of porous quality.
- Found/Acquired: Marquesas Islands
- (Oceania,Polynesia,French Polynesia,Marquesas Islands)
- Length: 145 centimetres (appx)
- Width: 56 centimetres (appx)
Cloth may have been dyed with 'eka (turmeric).
British Museum register 1934:
'Similar [as nos 1 & 2] [dims]
Given by Paul I Nordmann
8 Square Port Royal
15 Rue de la Santé
Comment in Observations column 'Modern Marquesas.'
Two large and several smaller holes; very fragile.
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EOC18046
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