Sicalau (FA) Woman's tubeskirt
This tais is from Tutuala, Lautem. It formed part of the 'barlaque' (exchange of gifts) on the occasion of a marriage about 1930.
|Year of Making||early 20th century|
|Maker||Sra. dos Santos???|
|Materials||Handspun cotton and natural dyes|
|Technique||Resist dyed single warp ikat woven on a back strap loom.|
|Length x Width||109 cm x 44 cm|