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Loan Object
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Loincloth (Pio (s)u(ng)ki’ or Cawat)

18th century or earlier

Handspun cotton; supplementary weft

1861.82 × 42 cm (733 × 16 9/16 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.36
Geography: 
Made in Sulawesi, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Toraja
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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