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Loan Object

Woman’s Tubular Skirt (Kewatek)

late 19th century

Cotton; warp ikat

121 × 92 cm (47 5/8 × 36 1/4 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2010.8.54
Geography: 
Made in Ilê Ape, Lembata, Indonesia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Lamaholot
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Seller: Watters (2010-02-09)

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