Tais wal metan (TE) Piece of a woman's tubeskirt
This tais is from Suai Camenaca, Cova-Lima. This is one of two cloths required to make a tais feto tubeskirt. This particular cloth from Suai Camenaça is made of traditional hand spun cotton and dyed with natural colours. The motifs are: 'baria fuan' and 'diman haat'
|Year of Making||unknown|
|Materials||Handspun and commercially spun cotton and natural with synthetic dyes|
|Technique||Resist dyed single-warp ikat technique and foit supplementary weft weave; Handwoven on a backstrap loom|
|Length x Width||134.5cm x 54.5cm|