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

East Sumbanese people Man's cloth [hinggi kombu] 1900-60 Title Notes: with traditional animal, skull tree, horn-shaped langa hung with ceremonial ear ornaments [mamuli] and crowned human forms; and non-traditional motifs: ram, crowned lion and European crown
Place made: East Sumba, Sumba, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, cotton, natural dyes; warp ikat, weft twining
Dimensions: 271.8 h x 114.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.727
Subject: Animals