Circular cotton cloth with pale blue thin stripes woven onto a black ground; off-white animal and bird motifs are woven onto a red ground with yellow, pale blue, and orange squiggly decorative lines.
Made by the wife of the Lord (Umbu) of Melolo, Sumba; acquired through gift exchange by Monni Adams in 1969; Purchased by MFA. (Accession Date: September, 19, 2007)
Textile Income Purchase Fund
Indonesian (Sumba), mid-20th century