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Tapa Cloth Skirt

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Artist Unknown (Baruga)

Date

1995

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Tapa Cloth Skirt, Artist Unknown (Baruga)
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Medium: Textiles | Bark, pigment
Size: 33 1/4 x 59 1/4 in. (84.46 x 150.5 cm)
Creation Place: Oceania, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Musa River
Culture: Baruga, Oceania, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Musa River
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: skirt, horizontal; tan backing with 1/2 in. wide rust designs outlined in black overall; all four sides include an outside tan border 3/4 in. to 1-1/2 in. wide with a rust border outlined in black aproximately 3/4 in. wide
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 98.107.7
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009