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Man’s Jacket (Baju Singkuap)

19th century

Beads on cotton with bark cloth lining

60 × 43 cm (23 5/8 × 16 15/16 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.22
Geography: 
Made in Entawau longhouse, Bena tributary, Sut River, Borneo, Baleh district, Malaysia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Iban
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. First known collector: Kent Watters

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