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Backflap for a Headdress

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Timor island, East Nusa Tenggara
Culture:
Timor
Medium:
Cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 23 x 6 1/2in. (58.4 x 16.5cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.104.33
Not on view
Ernest Erickson, New York, by 1980–(d.)1983; Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1983–1988

Gittinger, Mattiebelle. Splendid symbols: Textiles and Tradition in Indonesia, edited by Nancy Donovan Segal. Washington, D.C.: Textile Museum, 1979.

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