Applique from a Woman's Ceremonial Skirt (Lau Katipa)

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Sumba Island, East Nusa Tenggara
Culture:
Sumba Island
Medium:
Wool, cotton, glass beads
Dimensions:
Length 17-1/2 in.
Classification:
Textiles-Beadwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Anita E. Spertus and Robert J. Holmgren, in honor of Douglas Newton, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.335.10
Not on view
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York, until 1990

Holmgren, Robert J., and Anita E. Spertus. Early Indonesian Textiles from Three Island Cultures. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1989, no. 14, p. 41.