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Loan Object
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Backstrap Loom (Tenané Pola)

1982

Bamboo, wood, pontar palm leaf, and gebang palm fiber

1 × 70 × 15 cm (3/8 × 27 9/16 × 5 7/8 in.)
Lent by Ruth Barnes
ILE2012.23.4
Geography: 
Made in Lembata, Indonesia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Lamaholot
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
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