Indo-Pacific Art

Ceremonial Weaving (Pua Kumbu)

1920–1960

Cotton; warp ikat; natural dyes

228 x 170 cm
Gift of Gerry Masteller
2010.206.2
Culture: 
Iban
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Sarawak, Borneo, Baleh Complex, Malaysia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Gerry Masteller, Palo Alto. Seller: Masteller, acquired 10/19/2010

Bibliography: 

Dr. Traude Gavin, Iban Ritual Textiles (Singapore: Singapore University Press, 2004), 121, fig. 53.

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