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Loan Object

Head Cloth for a Man (Pilu Saluf)

probably 19th century

Tapestry weave and twining; cotton, possibly with silk

105 × 16 cm (41 5/16 × 6 5/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.39
Geography: 
Made in Timor, West Timor, Indonesia
Made in Timor, Indonesia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Atoni or Dawan
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Seller: Kent Watters (2010-02-09). Ex-collection: Kent Watters

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