Loan Object

Woman’s Dance Belt (Bab Uhungkal)

19th–early 20th century

Beads with cotton thread and wood

10 x 38.5 cm (3 15/16 x 15 3/16 in.) with hanging tassel: 39 x 38.5 cm (15 3/8 x 15 3/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.113
Culture: 
probably Alor
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Timor or Alor, Indonesia
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Dr. J. B. Luth, Hannover

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