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Beti (BU) Man's cloth wrap

This textile is from Makeleb, Oecusse. The motif of this textile is 'boko' (UM), meaning pumpkin. It is made from 2 panels, with an untwisted fringe.

Item Number TA0066
District Oecusse
People Atoni Meto
Year of Making unknown
Maker unknown
Materials Handspun cotton and natural dyes
Technique Tabby weave, resist-dyed single warp ikat woven on a backstrap loom
Length x Width 178 cm x 100 cm