- Museum number
Decorated barkcloth, screen, made of barkcloth and sinnet cord. Coloured red oblong patterns on one side.
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1887)
- Curator's comments
Registration slip description, written in 1887?:
Large piece of bark cloth with two edges vandyked, printed in red on one side with patterns in oblong compartments alternately close lines and scale pattern &c, the compartments outlined in dark brown and circular patches dispersed over the surface. Sinnet cords for suspension.
13' 7" x 16'
No. 6. Tapa to form screens for protection against mosquitoes, draughts &c at night times.
See Notebook 11 (Departmental Registers - related documentation).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From the Colonial and Indian Exhibition 1887.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Oc1887E6.192