Arts of the Pacific Islands
39 3/4 x 21 1/4in. (101 x 54cm)
folded: 11 1/4 × 20 7/8 in. (28.5 × 53 cm) (show scale)
Frank Sherman Benson Fund and the Henry L. Batterman Fund
Strip of tapa with design of small printed figures in bands, the center of each band has alternate figures in red. Object was decorated using stamping.
This item is not on view
Hawaiian. Tapa (Kapa), 19th century. Barkcloth, pigment, 39 3/4 x 21 1/4in. (101 x 54cm). Brooklyn Museum, Frank Sherman Benson Fund and the Henry L. Batterman Fund, 37.2991PA. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.2991PA_overall.jpg)
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