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An Indonesian Flores ikat cloth

An Indonesian Flores ikat cloth


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Directory: New Century: Textiles: Pre 2000: Item # 1219370

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An ikat cloth from Watu Blapi village in east Flores. It is made in the traditional way from homespun cotton with dyes from plants. Indigo for blue, the bark of a tree for red and leaves for yellow/green. The pattern is peacock and roses, a pattern for very young women. The cloth is not yet sewn as a sarong but still open, in one piece. Width 65cm, length 280cm