Arts of the Pacific Islands
mid 19th-early 20th century
114 3/16 x 41 5/16 in. (290 x 105 cm) (show scale)
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Hawaiian. Tapa (Kapa), mid 19th-early 20th century. Barkcloth, pigment, 114 3/16 x 41 5/16 in. (290 x 105 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 14.19. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.14.19.jpg)
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Woman's tapa garment (pa'u); sheet of yellowish tapa with radiating designs close together in dark blood red; pink blurs or runs at edges of design
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