Waist or Shoulder Cloth (lafa)

A work made of two panels joined: stripes of cotton, warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; and of cotton, warp resist dyed (warp ikat), warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; warp ends interlaced with twining wefts; main warp plied fringe.

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  • A work made of two panels joined: stripes of cotton, warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; and of cotton, warp resist dyed (warp ikat), warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; warp ends interlaced with twining wefts; main warp plied fringe.

Date:

1975/2000

Artist:

Indonesia, Ndao

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Title

Waist or Shoulder Cloth (lafa)

Origin

Indonesia

Date

1975–2000

Medium

Two panels joined: stripes of cotton, warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; and of cotton, warp resist dyed (warp ikat), warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; warp ends interlaced with twining wefts; main warp plied fringe

Dimensions

118 x 87 cm (46 1/2 x 34 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of E. M. Bakwin Indonesian Textile Collection

Reference Number

2002.953

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