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Loan Object

Woman’s Sarong (Bakan Mnanat)

early 20th century

Cotton, nassa shells; warp ikat

135.89 × 54.61 cm (53 1/2 × 21 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2014.8.38
Geography: 
Made in Tanimbar, Moluccas, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Tanimbar
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

First known collector: Tony Granucci (1980s). Seller: Frank Wiggers (2013-04-05).

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