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Tais wal mean (TE) Woman's tubeskirt

The 'diman' motifs in this cloth represent the value of the cloth. Traditionally in fehan community the amount of 'diman' motifs is shows to whom the tais was designated. This cloth was bought directly from the weaver from Uma sama Tais, Suai Loro 2012

Item Number RS03
District CovaLima
People Tetun
Year of Making 2012
Maker Maria Amaral
Materials Commercial cotton; ikat band completed with natural dyes.
Technique Single-warp resist-dyed ikat; handwoven on a backstrap loom
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