textile; sample (textileworking: barkcloth making); tapa

Small rectangular brown sample of bark cloth made from 2 pasted layers. The textile appears to have been cut from a larger cloth. Decorated on one side with rubbed(?) decoration dividing the wide stripes into 2 triangular sections. One is decorated with solidly coloured diagonals alternating with dotted diagonals. The other triangles is decorated with solidly coloured bands alternating with dotted bands.

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