Beit AnaShoulder Cloth
Beit Ana is a narrow single panel textile used as a shoulder cloth by women for ceremonies and special occasions. The textiles of Miomafo area in West Timor are known for their indigo work with intricate ikat.
The motif on this ikat textiles is called teme or eagle. It is considered a powerful animal with long range eye sight that it uses for hunting.
This ikat cotton textile is lovely on as a wall hanging or used as a table runners.
Information about the makers will be supplied with each cloth.
Warp ikat, single panel, open fringe, commercial cotton, natural dyes. Ikat tied, dyed and woven in Miomafo, Timor, 2019.
180 x 26 cm / 71 x 10 in