Small samples of barkcloth from Tonga were given to the donor by Lieutenant Fabien on 19 November 1835. The sample next to it is a piece of plain barkcloth with the fibres slightly pulled apart so that the observer could better understand how barkcloth was made.
|Simple Name||bark cloth|
|Full Name||bark cloth sample|
|Collection class||Textiles and equipment|
|Production year high||1835|
|Function name||cloth sample|