Flores Indonesian unsewn cotton sarong tube (139 x 158cm)

£ 75.00

139 x 158cm // 4ft 6"x 5ft 2"

What was a sarong joined tube skirt has been undone and opened out to form a square cloth. Woven in  Ende on the southern coast of the the east Indonesian island of Flores.

circa 1980s

CF Hamilton, R., ed. (1994) Gift of the Cotton Maiden. Fowler Museum of Cultural History, UCLA. Similar examples appear on page 133.

Ref 16234

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