, Nobleman's cloth [hinggi kombu] ENLARGE | ZOOM 1/1

East Sumbanese people Nobleman's cloth [hinggi kombu] early 20th century Title Notes: with Indian textile inspired central field design and rampant lions inspired by the Dutch coat of arms in borders
Place made: Kanatang domain, Sumba, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, cotton, natural dyes; cotton, natural dyes; warp ikat, band weaving [kabakil]
Dimensions: 249.0 h x 93.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Acquired through gift and purchase from the Collection of Robert J. Holmgren and Anita Spertus, New York, 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.990