Mud Dye and IndigoSumba Cushion Cover
This unique cushion is made up of the traditional cloth woven in Pau on the island of Sumba using natural dyes with traditional ikat motifs and supplementary patterning technique. The solid coloured backing is made by the weavers from Hamba Parengu in East Sumba using the brilliant indigo dye process of which they are famous.
These supplementary motif is called woa riddi is a small gold ornament similar to a mamuli given as a gift to a guest who has brought substantial gifts for the wedding. This is a precious pillow that would be exquisite on a couch, chair or bed.
Woven in Pau, Sumba, 2019.
51 x 42 cm / 20 x 16.5 in