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Catalog Number 1975.E.061
Object Name Bark cloth
Cultural Name Gatu Vakatoga
Culture Fijian
World Region Pacific
Sub-region Polynesia
Country Fiji
Town probably Lau group
Description Five panels, crescent shaped designs and circle in four panels; circular element with four arms radiatiing in one panel, brown/black dye

Function: wall covering

Special History: Mid-20th century
Maker Adult Female
Material Bark fiber, dyes
Dimensions English: 62.8" x 51.2"
Metric: 157 cm x 128 cm