Loan Object

Ceremonial Weaving (Pua Kumbu)

19th century

Cotton; natural dyes; warp ikat

236 x 152 cm (92 15/16 x 59 13/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2010.8.45
Culture: 
Iban
Period: 
19th 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).

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