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Bark cloth Photograph of Bark cloth production

Pounding out bark cloth

Women are here seen in various stages of beating bark into cloth, masi, for use mainly in ceremonial presentations, though some will be used for decoration and for personal use.
Reg. Number: XP17486
Fiji Museum photograph
Producing bark cloth
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