Loan Object

Waist Wrapper (Sarong)

late 19th–early 20th century

Cotton; warp ikat

212 × 150 cm (83 7/16 × 59 1/16 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.46
Culture: 
Rongkong Toraja
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Sulawesi, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York (acquired by them before 1980). First known collector: Syamsuddin.

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