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Selimut with all over 'kaif' design in reddish brown and plain brown ikat set against a cream ground. Narrow plain reddish brown strip along the selvedges, plain brown strip along warp ends, which are left as a fringe . West Timor, Indonesia. (AF6)


mantle; selimut

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  mantle; selimut
object name (local):  selimut
object name (local):  mantle

Timor, Indonesia; Asia
Additional place information
made or collected:  Timor 
Date made
20th century
Additional date information
date made:  20th century 
Fayle, Andrew
Additional collector information
collector:  Fayle, Andrew 

overall: 2840 mm x 660 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 2840 mm x 660 mm

Fayle, Andrew 

Record created 2007-11-14 by JPYZ
Record last updated 2018-02-12 by XGVIEWS

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