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Centerfield for Man’s Hip 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 a few remote areas that still weave kelim patterns locally called naisa.

The ikat patterning on this exquisite mud dyed cloth is called teke or gecko. The gecko, frog and crocodile are all representations of the ancestor.

Warp ikat, single panel, twisted fringe, commercial cotton, natural dyes. Ikat tied, dyed and woven in Oenino, Timor, 2018.
210 x 54 cm
T03.TM.AB.113

US$175

Ni Wayan Sudiasih works on the property of Umajati where the dye classes and dye studio are located - she is a superb cook and many of you who have done a workshop will remember her food.

Enquiries to jeanhowebali@gmail.com, please state the name of the textile.
First come first served basis — each buyer will have five working days to make payment.
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