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Beti naek (UM) Man's cloth wrap

This cloth with its bands of resist-dyed motifs featuring chickens may originate from Insana, in Timor Tengah Utara, West Timor.

Item Number TA0012
District TTU
People Atoni Meto
Year of Making unknown
Maker unknown
Materials Commercially spun cotton and possibly natural dyes
Technique Resist dyed single warp ikat; hand woven on a backstrap loom
Length x Width 229.5cm x 90.5cm