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Woman’s skirt

Woman’s skirt
(Lau pahudu)
(mid 20th century)

cotton, dyes (supplementary warp weave)
155.8 cm (centre back) 63.8 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Sumba, Indonesia
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Mr and Mrs J. Hipwell, 1974
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Red with coloured bands: ancestors, birds, snakes, crabs, scorpions: panel of birds, trees: upper section undecorated. Yellow and orange.