Fiji's Treasured Culture: Highlighting the collections of Museum Victoria

SEARCH RESULTS: TOPIC: Dress and Adornment / OBJECT: Bark cloth

Detail of Bark cloth Photograph of Bark cloth production Photograph of Bark Cloth production

Bark cloth
Masi tutuki

Un-dyed bark cloth decorated with two different stencils, draudrau, across the surface. This kind of masi was worn as a costume in dance and song, the meke. From southern Lau Group.
Reg. Number: X88476
Acquistion Details: Donated by the Australian Board of Missions, 1985
Dimensions: L.2600mm W.550mm
MV Collection object
Detail of Bark cloth
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