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Beti naek (BU) Man's cloth wrap

This cloth is made from 3 panels and has a black and white homan and untwisted fringe. The centre panel features the as ‘broken twigs’; 'kesak tohar' or ‘lidi’ motif, the motif also depicts a reptile, possibly a crocodile.

Item Number TA0005
District Oecusse
People Atoni Meto
Year of Making unknown
Maker unknown
Materials Handspun cotton and natural dyes
Technique Resist dyed; single warp ikat; woven on a back strap loom
Length x Width 186cm x 86cm