Loan Object

Man’s Shoulder Cloth (Hinggi)

ca. 1925

Cotton; warp ikat

270 x 106 cm (106 5/16 x 41 3/4 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2014.8.28
Culture: 
Sumba
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Sumba, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

First known collector: W. O. J. Nieuwenkamp, ca. 1920s. Seller: Bruce Carpenter (2012-01-01)

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