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Woman's ceremonial skirt

Woman's ceremonial skirt
(Lawo butu)
(20th century)

cotton, dyes (warp ikat), shells, glass beads (appliqué)
175.0 cm (centre back) 78.5 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
central Flores, Indonesia
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Michael Abbott, Founder Benefactor, 1984
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
Woman's cloth, hand-spun cotton ikat, applique beads and shells.