Loan Object

Skirt (Kain Kebat, Buah Rusa)

ca. 1910

Cotton; warp ikat; natural dyes

115 x 52 cm
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2010.8.25
Culture: 
Iban
Period: 
Late 19th century to early 20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Sarawak, Borneo, Baleh Complex, Malaysia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: G. Masteller, Palo Alto, CA. Seller: Masteller (acquired from him 2008-05-01)

Bibliography: 

Dr. Traude Gavin, Iban Ritual Textiles (Singapore: Singapore University Press, 2004), 175, fig. 86.

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