Sash decorated using supplementary warp. The background is dyed blue (indigo) and the figures are tan. There are four large female figures (ancestress?) surrounded by grazing deer. Other design features include scrolling 's', stars and a hocked bar (karihu).

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Thing

Exhibition
G2 Changing Museum
Made Of
cotton
Type of Thing
cloth
Techniques
supplementary warp, dyed

People

Acquired From
Gillow, John to The British Museum

Place

Found In
Sumba
Made In
Sumba

Time

Acquired In
1992

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