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Mau Ana

Shoulder Cloth

Mau ana is a single panel woman’s shoulder cloth. The weavers of Amanuban have a wide range of textiles with various techniques including ikat, supplementary warp wrap called buna and supplementary warp patterning called sotis.

There are also a few remote areas that are able to weave a kelim pattern locally called naisa. Traditionally, textile with sotis would only be worn by someone of nobility. The motif kaif naek refers to a hooked pattern that represents interconnectedness.

Warp ikat, single panel, twisted fringe, commercial cotton, natural dyes. Ikat tied, dyed, woven by in Amanuban, Timor. 2018
27 x 186 cm
T03.TM.AB.123

US$ 100

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