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bark cloth

bark cloth
Tan coloured barkcloth with close parallel lines of red pigment covering whole of painted surface. Hawaii, Capt. Cook collection. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000199 - 29/8/1894, bark cloth, , , Hawaii, United States of America, Pacific
Item Name:
bark cloth
Label:
Two pieces 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:
textile
clothing
Province/State:
Hawaii
Country:
United States of America
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
29/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000199
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
Images
1:
Tan coloured barkcloth with close parallel lines of red pigment covering whole of painted surface. Hawaii, Capt. Cook collection. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
2:
Kapa cloth (barkcloth) from Hawaii. H:95, 191, 192, 196, 198, 199, 201, 203, 205. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Paul Ovenden