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Ngada people Woman's ceremonial skirt [lawo butu] second half 19th century Title Notes: with stylised elephants (nggaja) in the ikat field
Place made: Bajawa district, Flores, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, handspun cotton, natural dyes, shells, beads; warp ikat, beading, applique
Dimensions: 185.0 h x 79.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1157
Subject: Animals: elephants