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Belt

19th century

Cotton; supplementary weft float

68 × 14 cm (26 3/4 × 5 1/2in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.392
Geography: 
Made in Sumba, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Sumba
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. First Known Collector: Fung (1250)

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