Tapa (Kapa moe)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
mid 19th-early 20th century
135 7/16 x 86 5/8 in. (344 x 220 cm)
1/4 of object (folded): 55 7/8 × 42 1/8 in. (142 × 107 cm) (show scale)
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Tapa bedding (Kapa moe) with pink triangle design. Designs created beaten with pattern, then pigment added.
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Hawaiian. Tapa (Kapa moe), mid 19th-early 20th century. Barkcloth, pigment, 135 7/16 x 86 5/8 in. (344 x 220 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 14.11. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.14.11_view01.jpg)
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