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[Piece of 'corduroy' made from the bark of native trees to replace clothing on Capt. Cook's second voyage] [realia]
Bib ID 2640985
Format ObjectObject [realia]
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Description 1773 
1 sample : corduroy ; 15.2 x 5.8 cm. irregular shape. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK7431/B.

Notes

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK7431/B.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135780206

A40008320.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Journeys -- Oceania.  |  Tapa.  |  Oceania -- Social life and customs.
Form/genre Bark specimens (anthropological).  |  Cloth patches.
Exhibited Exhibited: Treasures VC display, National Library of Australia, 30 October - 24 February 2001.  Exhibited: 'Cook & Omai: The Cult of the South Seas', NLA 2001. 

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