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(a) Javanese workers beating mulberry bark into sheets of deloewang paper in the perdikan-desa Tegalsari, near Ponorogo, Madioen and (b) a specimen of the bark of the paper mulberry (Broussonetia papyrifera), from which the fine deloewang papers of Java are beaten, from the book Primitive Papermaking in Mexico and the Pacific Islands
Date:
1927
Location:
Not on display
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Dimensions:
Object: 25 x 127 mm (1 x 5 in.) (b); Sheet: 187 x 191 mm (7 3/8 x 7 1/2 in.) (a)
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Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2008.74.7a-b
Acquisition Date:
2008-12-31
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Gift of Richard and Stephanie Rogers in honor of Barbara S. Rogers

making and decorating of bark paper in Mexico and the Pacific Islands thirty-two paper samples (tapa) and nine photographs

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