- Museum number
Rectangular sheet of barkcloth, decorated with rubbed and free-hand painted designs in brown and black, including lettering. Design consists of 10 bands of motifs, including aeroplanes, each band divided into 5 blocks.
- Production date
Length: 315 centimetres
Width: 226.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
See Eth.Doc.1049 for description and discussion of decorative motifs.
Broussonetia papyrifera (paper mulberry) identified by museum scientist Caroline Cartwright in October 2014.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2015 5 Feb-6 Dec, London, BM, G91, Shifting patterns: Pacific barkcloth clothing
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number