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Fragment of a Patolu Border (Kabakil)

18th century or earlier

Cotton, silk; tablet weaving

17 × 7 cm (6 11/16 × 2 3/4 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.386
Geography: 
Found in Melolo, East Sumba, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. First Known Collector: Acquired from Ds. L. Kandamara, Pau, east Sumba

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