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Catalog Number 1975.E.060
Object Name Bark cloth
Cultural Name Siapo mamanu
Culture Samoan
World Region Pacific
Sub-region Polynesia
Country American Samoa
State/Province Leone Village
Town Tutuila Island
Description Circular, multi-colored geometric (mostly diamond) designs, beige ring around exterior

Function: Made for sale

Special History: Given by Mr. & Mrs. J.D. Bissell 7/75, manufactured c. 1925
Maker Adult Female
Material Bark fiber, dyes
Dimensions English: 20"
Metric: 50 cm (diameter)