Indo-Pacific Art

Woman’s Ceremonial Skirt (Lawo Butu)

19th century

Warp ikat; cotton with glass beads and nassa shells

158 x 76 cm (62 3/16 x 29 15/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.72
Geography: 
Made in Ngada, Flores, Ngada, Indonesia
Culture: 
Indonesia, Flores, Ngada
Classification: 
Textiles
Status: 
Not on view
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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