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Loan Object

Loincloth (Cawat)

late 19th century

Cotton; soumak

85 × 25 cm (33 7/16 × 9 13/16 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2019.12.150
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Sarawak, Malaysia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iban
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York.

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