Loan Object

Waist Wrapper (Sora Langi’)

late 18th–early 19th century

Cotton; warp ikat

147 × 139 cm (57 7/8 × 54 3/4 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.55
Geography: 
Made in Sulawesi, Indonesia
Culture: 
Galumpang or Palu Toraja
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York (acquired by them before 1981). Ex-collection: Syamsuddin (1067)

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