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Bark cloth Photograph of three Fijian Men Photograph of Bark cloth decoration Photograph of Bark cloth production

Applying decoration to bark cloth

Women of Somosomo Village, Taveuni (Cakaudrove Province), printing bark cloth by rubbing paint over a mask of intersecting coconut leaves, a method called bolabola.
Reg. Number: XP17426
Fiji Museum photograph
Photograph of decorating bark cloth
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