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Tapa: Pacific Style - Cook Islands tapa
The volcanic soil of some atolls in the Southern Cook Islands was fertile ground for tapa-making trees, particularly paper mulberry, but also banyan and breadfruit trees
Tapa: Pacific Style - Niuean hiapo
In the 1830s, Samoan missionaries who were part of the London Missionary Society introduced tapa-making to Niue
For Pacific people living in New Zealand, observing the customs of their home islands keeps them connected to family, culture, and land
In the late 1700s, Tahitian tapa was distinctive for its fine quality
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