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Tais mane (TE) Man's cloth wrap

This handsome cloth demonstrates the effectiveness of the geometric repeated patterns featured on Suai Loro - Kamanasa textiles. The natural dyes provide muted colours through which these dynamic motifs come alive. The motif of this tais are: lakulo kiik, and diman haat.

Item Number TA0114
District CovaLima
People Tetun
Year of Making 2010
Maker Paulina Barros
Materials Commercial and handspun cotton with natural dyes.
Technique Resist dyed single-warp, woven on a backstrap loom
Length x Width 220 cm x 54 cm