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Kosi rapo () Woman's tubeskirt

This two panel cloth is from Iliomar comunnity in Lautem district. It can be found as well in the other areas of Lautem. It is woven from synthetic threads and dyed with natural colours. the design motifs is traditional typical from the area.

Item Number TA0072
District Lautem
People Fataluku
Year of Making unknown
Maker unknown
Materials Handspun and commercial cotton with natural and synthetic dyes.
Technique Resist-dyed single warp ikat with 'foit' (discontinuous supplementary weft wrap weave); handwoven on a backstrap loom.
Length x Width 128 cm x 53.5 cm