Arts of the Pacific Islands
mid 19th-early 20th century
255 1/8 × 40 3/16 in. (648 × 102 cm) (show scale)
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Woman''s tapa garment (pa'u or kapa moe), three thicknesses sewed at top; rows of small black dotted circles stamped on gray/green ground alternate with others on rust orange ground, forming eight stripes.
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Hawaiian. Tapa (Kapa), mid 19th-early 20th century. Barkcloth, pigment, 255 1/8 × 40 3/16 in. (648 × 102 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 14.23. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.14.23_view01.jpg)
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