Loan Object

Skirt Cloth (Kain Kebat)

late 19th–early 20th century

Cotton; warp ikat; natural and synthetic dyes

44 7/8 × 19 11/16 in. (114 × 50 cm)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.88
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Kantu’
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Kent Watters, Los Angeles, by April 2009; sold to Thomas Jaffe, New York, April 2009 (promised gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. by 2012)

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.