Handwoven man’s loin cloth with cream cotton warps and a weft-faced pattern of chiefly green, yellow, pink and black yarns in bands of simple geometric patterns at each end covering most of the cloth. The plain cream central section is echoes by two narrowbands, one close to each end of the cloth.

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