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Indo-Pacific Art

Cloth

1750–1850

Bark cloth
; painted

100 × 24 in. (254 × 61 cm)
Gift of Harrison F. Bassett in memory of his wife Elizabeth Ives Bassett and her brother Arthur Noble Brown
1941.57
Geography: 
Made in Hawaii, United States
Culture: 
Hawaiian
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

This is said to have been given to Mrs. Thomas Holman, grandmother of Mrs. Bassett by the regent Queen Kaahumanu.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.