Arts of the Pacific Islands
Frank Sherman Benson Fund and the Henry L. Batterman Fund
Strip of tapa with vermillion surface and design in small figures in broad bands alternately made of circles containing dots and squares attached in diagonal lines apparently representing a textile design
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Hawaiian. Tapa (Kapa), 19th century. Barkcloth, pigment, 32 5/16 × 9 1/16 in. (82 × 23 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Frank Sherman Benson Fund and the Henry L. Batterman Fund, 37.2993PA. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.2993PA_overall.jpg)
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