2. Stripping the bark from the 'bark-cloth' tree. Uganda, 1924
Scope and Contents
The caption on the reverse reads: '2. The bark is stripped from the tree and hammered out with wooden mallets. Before the introduction of cotton cloths, bark-cloth was generally worn, but is now used on ceremonial occasions, and for clothing amongst the poorer classes'.
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A tinted duplicate can be found at PC Uganda/13.
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