Type: ikat

Island: Sumba

Material: cotton

Condition: mint

Circa: 1940-50

Size: 60" W x 90" L

hinggi kombu; man's textile; extremely fine weaving and tight hand; natural dyes except for threads in woven kabakil bands at each end; probably a royal textile based on overall quality, design and slightly "over-sized" aspect; rich aesthetics; employs patola design in center section which suggests royalty

ID: SJH-075-I-SUM

SOLD (private collection)