Man's upper or lower body wrapper (hinggi)
Dutch colonial rule
early 20th century
Height x width: 101.6 x 254 cm (40 x 100 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave, resist-dyed (ikat)
Arts of Asia, Oceania, and Africa Gallery (Gallery 177)
Blue and white ground with dragon-like figures, fringe on the ends, and seam along center back.
Gift to the donor from the wife of the Lord of Kapunduk, Sumba, 1970. Gift to MFA June 21, 2006.
Gift of Monni Adams