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bark cloth

bark cloth
Bark cloth, Hawaii. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000093 - 28/8/1894, bark cloth, , , Hawaii, United States of America, Pacific
Item Name:
bark cloth
Label:
Cut piece of thick, painted barkcloth, probably from Hawaii. A large amount of barkcloth was collected during Cook's voyages to the Pacific and much of it was cut into pieces and placed into sample books.
Keywords:
clothing
textile
Province/State:
Hawaii
Country:
United States of America
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
28/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000093
Associated Stories:
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook Collection - Hawaii
TEXTILE & EQUIPMENT
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
James Cook - Early Life
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770