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(a) The specimen of white bark-paper (seavu) is ready for decorating and (b) an old decorated bark-paper (masi kesa) from Fiji, from the book Primitive Papermaking in Mexico and the Pacific Islands
Date:
1927
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Dimensions:
Object: 352 x 184 mm (13 7/8 x 7 1/4 in.) (a); Object: 95 x 184 mm (3 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.) (b)
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Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2008.74.29a-b
Acquisition Date:
2008-12-31
Credit Line:

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

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.