Bark Cloth Painting


Thumbnail of Bark Cloth Painting ()

Detailed Images

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Bark Cloth Painting   (2000.01.0838)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Art
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Tukuna, Ticuna, Maguta

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 135.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 85 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 83 cm
Weight 460 g
Measuring Remarks Second Largest Dimension is largest width. Third Largest Dimension is shortest width. -SDB 6/20/2006 Department of Anthropology, Bolian, Charles E., 5/1/1971: 89 x 122 cm.
Materials Plant--Bark, Pigment, Textile
Manufacturing Processes Twisting, Plaiting, Sewing, Dyeing, Drying, Papermaking
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

1 --LOA Quantity Field


Masquerades and Demons, Tukuna Bark-Cloth Paintings, Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavillion, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Transfer from Department of Anthropology, UIUC
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to value, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.