textile; tapa; barkcloth

Almost square piece of barkcloth ('tapa') with painted decoration in light and dark brown. The decoration on the textile consists of a centre panel and a border. The panel is decorated with a large floral motif arranged on a diagonal. In the 2 remaining corners are bird motifs. the outlines are painted in both shades. The border consists of 3 sides of outward-facing triangles outlined in dark brown and filled in with the lighter tone. On the fourth side the coloured triangles face inwards.

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