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East Sumbanese people Nobleman's cloth [hinggi kombu] late 19th century Title Notes: with central field of sacrificial chickens, fish, squid, snakes and sting rays, and bright striped band at each end [kabakil]
Place made: east Sumba, Sumba, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, cotton, natural dyes, warp ikat, twining
Dimensions: 236.0 h x 89.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.580
Subject: Animals Fish