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Hinggi Kombu (men's Ceremonial Wrapper) (Indonesia), 19th century

This is a Hinggi kombu (men's ceremonial wrapper). It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is cotton and its technique is tied resist patterning in warp (ikat) on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by International Business Machines Corp. (IBM). It is credited Gift of International Business Machines Corp..

Its dimensions are

H x W: 246 x 159 cm (96 7/8 in. x 62 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Hinggi Kombu (men's Ceremonial Wrapper) (Indonesia), 19th century; cotton; H x W: 246 x 159 cm (96 7/8 in. x 62 5/8 in.); Gift of International Business Machines Corp.; 1960-88-1

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