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Bark Cloth Skirt

before 1909 expedition

Bark cloth; painted

92 × 280.04 cm (36 1/4 × 110 1/4 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.61
Geography: 
Made in Sulawesi, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Palu Toraja
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. First known collector: E. C. Abendanon; Harmen Veldhuisen (before 1909)

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.