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Man's upper or lower body wrapper (hinggi)

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Blue and white ground with dragon-like figures, fringe on the ends, and seam along center back.

Provenance

Gift to the donor from the wife of the Lord of Kapunduk, Sumba, 1970. Gift to MFA June 21, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Monni Adams

Indonesian (Sumbanese), Dutch colonial rule, early 20th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 101.6 x 254 cm (40 x 100 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1275

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, resist-dyed (ikat)

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes