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Shroud (Tutup mayat)

A work made of four panels joined: striped of cotton, warp resist dyed (warp ikat) plain weave.

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  • A work made of four panels joined: striped of cotton, warp resist dyed (warp ikat) plain weave.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Belu
Indonesia, East Timor, Suai Mane Ikun

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 142

Department

Textiles

Title

Shroud (Tutup mayat)

Place

East Timor (Object made in)

Date

Made 1800–1899

Medium

Four panels joined: striped of cotton, warp resist dyed (warp ikat) plain weave

Dimensions

97.8 × 246.7 cm (38 1/2 × 97 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of E. M. Bakwin Indonesian Textile Collection

Reference Number

2002.999

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