Record Detail

EBC 42959


Specimen Notes:
  • This piece of bark cloth from the Pacific has been dyed a bluish-slate colour and stamped with letters. Lady Robinson was presented the cloth after hosting a tea party for island children. The clothÃ.s label identifies it as the first piece ever made in the Pacific with letters.
  • Record posted on March 25, 2009 and last updated March 25, 2009