A broadly rectangular cream-coloured bark cloth, seemingly part of a larger textile. One short and one long side have big zig zag edges, which have been painted with a dark brown line. The painted decoration comprises a diagonal line with three semi-circular motifs along its length, together with two 'V' shapes; part of two petals (?); one complete and one incomplete four-pointed star and two other motifs, each containing four leaf-like shapes and four feathered lines.
These objects are only a part of our collections, of which there are more than 350,000 objects. This information comes from our collections database. Some of this is incomplete and there may be errors. This part of the website is also still under construction, so there may be some fields repeated or incorrectly formatted information.
The database sometimes uses language taken from historical documents to help research, which may now appear outdated and even offensive. The database also includes information on objects that are considered secret or sacred by some communities.
If you have any further information about objects in our collections or can suggest corrections to our information, please contact us: email@example.com