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Ceremonial Weaving (Pua Kumbu Nabau)

late 19th–early 20th century

Cotton; warp ikat; natural dyes

168 (without fringe) 174 (with fringe) × 98 cm
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.1
Culture: 
Iban
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Sarawak, River Ga’at, Borneo, Malaysia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

First known collector: T. T. Saklofsky (before 1976). Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. Seller: Holmgren/ Spertus (Date acquired: 04/01/2006)

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