Mau AnaShoulder Cloth
Mau ana is a single panel woman’s shoulder cloth. The weavers of Insana have a wide range of textiles with various techniques including ikat, supplementary warp wrap called buna and supplementary warp patterning called sotis.
The motif on this textiles called ma’kaif refers to a small hooked pattern that represents interconnectedness.
Warp ikat, single panel, open fringe, commercial cotton, natural dyes. Ikat tied, dyed and woven by Yohana Lenamah in Insana, Timor, 2019.
166 x 36 cm / 65.5 x 14 in