What is another word for tapa?9 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ t_ˈɑː_p_ə], [ tˈɑːpə], [ tˈɑːpə]
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Definition for Tapa:
- A kind of cloth prepared by the Polynesians from the inner bark of the paper mulberry; - sometimes called also kapa.
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The Salem sea - captains of old times were among the boldest of our early navigators; sailing among the pirates of the Persian Gulf and trading with the cannibals of Polynesia, and the trophies which they brought home from those strange regions, savage implements of war and domestic use, clubs, spears, boomerangs, various cooking utensils, all carved with infinite pains from stone, ebony and iron - wood, cloth from the bark of the tapa tree, are now deposited in the Peabody Academy, where they form one of the largest collections of the kind extant.