Arts of the Pacific Islands
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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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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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