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Woman's Ceremonial Skirt (Lau Hada)

Date:
early 20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Sumba Island, East Nusa Tenggara, Sumba
Culture:
Sumba Island
Medium:
Cotton, nassa shells, glass beads
Dimensions:
62 x 19 1/2 in. (157.5 x 49.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Beadwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Anita E. Spertus and Robert J. Holmgren, in honor of Douglas Newton, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.335.1
Not on view
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, 140, 238-40.

Kjellgren, Eric. How to Read Oceanic Art. How to Read 3. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014, pp. 122.



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