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Photo Credit: Christopher Gardner
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Photo Credit: Christopher Gardner

Waist Wrapper (Sarung)

mid-17th to 18th century

Cotton and silk; discontinuous supplementary weft wrapping

220.5 × 91 cm (86 13/16 × 35 13/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.902
Geography: 
Made in Timor, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Timor
Period: 
17th–18th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Seller: Carpenter (2011-01-20)

Bibliography: 

Roy W. Hamilton and Joanna Barrkman, eds., Textiles of Timor: Island in the Woven Sea (Los Angeles: Fowler Museum at UCLA, 2014), 106, 230, no. 1, fig. 4.2.

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