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Ceremonial Weaving (Pua Kumbu)

ca. 1900 or earlier

Cotton; warp ikat

221 × 72.5 cm (87 × 28 9/16 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.6
Geography: 
Made in Dutch West Borneo, Borneo, Malaysia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Kantu’
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: L. F. H. Groenhuisen, Utrecht. Acquired in Holland; entered Holland in 1903. Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. Seller: Holmgren/ Spertus (Date acquired: 04/01/2006)

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