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Man's Shoulder or Hip Cloth (Hinggi)

Date:
ca. 1920
Geography:
Indonesia, Sumba Island, East Nusa Tenggara
Culture:
Sumba Island
Medium:
Cotton
Dimensions:
88 x 48 in. (223.5 x 121.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Anita E. Spertus and Robert J. Holmgren, in honor of Douglas Newton, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.335.12
Not on view
F. Blok, "Boeatan," The Hague, Netherlands; Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York, until 1990

Kjellgren, Eric. Oceania: Art of the Pacific Islands in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2007, 141, 240-2.

Kjellgren, Eric. How to Read Oceanic Art. How to Read 3. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014, pp. 120–23.



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