Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Barkcloth Panel (Ngatu Tahina)

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Tonga
Culture:
Tonga
Medium:
Barkcloth, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 72 x W. 58 in. (182.9 x 147.3 cm)
Classification:
Barkcloth
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1456
Not on view
Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Kaeppler, Adrienne L. Artificial Curiosities: Being an Exposition of Native Manufactures Collected on the Three Pacific Voyages of Captain James Cook on the Occasion of the European Discovery of the Hawaiian Islands by Captain Cook. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Special Publication, Vol. vol. 65. Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press, 1978.



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