Mau AnaWoman’s 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.
The ikat pattern on this textile ma’kai bia suna ana refers to the small intricate hooked motif and is a reminder of the importance of our connection with all beings. This textile is lovely hung on a wall or used as a table runner or worn as a scarf.
Warp ikat, single panel, twisted fringe, commercial cotton, natural dyes. Ikat tied, dyed and woven by Lodia Efi in Timor, 2019.
188 x 37 cm / 74 x 14.5 in