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Object #3789
Object nameLoincloth
Culture of OriginIfugao, Igorot, Mountain Province
MaterialsCotton, Dye, Red, Yellow, White, Brown
TechniquesPlain Weave, Warp Faced, Supplementary Warp, Weft Twined, Dyed
Exhibit LabelWeft twined textiles such as this are made on a backstrap loom. The white dashed line next to the red band is said to be a protective element.
DimensionsW: 7.1 in, L: 67.6 in
SourceMrs. William A. Reed

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