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Loan Object

Ceremonial Weaving (Pua Sungkit)

1850–1900

Cotton; supplementary weft wrapping; natural dyes

199 × 94 cm
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2010.8.8
Geography: 
Made in Katibas, Katibas Rver, Borneo, Sarawak, Malaysia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iban
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Heribert Amann, Cologne, Germany (acquired from him 2008-04-01). Seller: Amann.

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