Object Place: South Pacific
Overall: 145.4 cm (57 1/4 in.) Other: 175.3 cm (69 in.)
Medium or Technique
Beaten inner bark of the paper mulberry tree, natural plant dyes and resins, pigment. Freehand painted.
Arts of Asia, Oceania, and Africa Gallery (Gallery 177)
Panel or hanging. Dark brown and lighter brown pigment painted on surface in a geometric pattern. Top and bottom cut in pointed scallops. Worn and torn in several places.
1963, bequest of Helen S. Coolidge, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 13, 1963)
Bequest of Helen S. Coolidge