Ikat from Sumba, Sumba, Indonesia. - "Average blue Sumba with a strong pattern, and decent weaving. This type of hinggi is typical of the kind worn by commoners, other colours being forbidden to them."
Hinggi Sumba. Indonesia 48"x 110"plus fringe Warp ikat. Cotton. The wide dark alligator border and narrow strip border at the bottom are repeated at the top. This man's shoulder cloth or sarong is probably 20 to 30 years old. It was dyed with the traditional indigo and kombu, and is in excellent condition.
Cotton ikat hinggi, from Sumba, Indonesia
Sumba Ikat, Indonesia, circa 1900. Size: 52" x 112" (132 x 284 cm). Provenance: From the private estate of Gloria Davis - anthropologist, te...
Sumba hinggi (Indonesia)
Ikat cotton hinggi (blanket) from East Sumba, Sumba, Indonesia, 1940-1950.