Flores, Ngada Traditional Textiles

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Flores, Ngada Traditional Textiles

Traditional Textiles Indonesia, indonesia, fabrics, clothes,textiles, tribal, Handwoven fabric, weavings, batik, sarong, ikat, sonket, Nusatenggara, NTT, Flores, Ngada

Provenance Ngada. Locally referred to as lu’矪ara (Ngadha). Handwoven fabric made of cotton. Ngada men´s shoulder cloth made of two parts sewn together. The black cloth has rows of white ikat motifs, horses and geometric images. Parts of the motifs are in light indigo. Along the selvages there are two narrow clear red warp stripes and the long ends have border twined decorations in white and red. Condition very good. Size 196 cm x 101 cm Weight 762 gr. (Crus)

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Provenance Ngada. Locally referred to as lipa dhowik punsan (Mbay). Handwoven fabric made of cotton. Sarong from Ngada (Mbay), Island of Flores. The most decorated side has two groups of vertical stripes, that divide the field in six vertical rows with yellow star like motifs. A central area contains three of these rows. The borders have the Mbay version of the triangular tumpal design derived from indian textiles. The backside has more widely spaced ornamentation. Condition very good. Appr. 20 years old. Size 99 x 145 cm. Weight 870 gr. (Crus)

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Provenance is Ngada. Locally referred to as sapu jara. Handwoven fabric made of cotton. This black two panel sarong, made in or around Bajawa, Ngada region, Flores – has a vertical row of red and white twining. The cloth shows rows of white ikat motifs, horses and geometric figures. Condition very good. Older than 15 years. Size 81 x 240 cm. Double. Weight 688 gr. (Crus)

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Provenance is Ngada. Black shoulder cloth from Mbay in Flores, Indonesia, having rows of orange motifs in discontinuous supplementary weft weaving technique. Along the selvedges yellow borders in tapestry weave technique with a red warp stripe. The long borders also have the Mbay version of the triangular tumpal design derived from indian textiles. Attractive are the long orange fringes. Condition very good. Size 36,5 x 194 cm. Weight 222 gr. (Crus)

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Provenance Ngada. Locally referred to as hoba pojo. Handwoven fabric made of cotton. Consists of two panels sewn together. The unwoven part of the warp has not been cut as usual for this sarong from the Nag笋eo region. The cloth is made of handspun cotton and dyed with natural dyes. One can distinguish a number of horizontal ikat bands in warp direction with white motifs on an indigo ground. The morinda red bands do never contain ikat motifs in this sarong type of this region. Condition good. Appr. 20 years old. Size 160 cm x 73,5 cm. Width is doubled when opened. Weight 652 gr. (Crus)

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Provenance Ngada. Locally referred to as hoba singi to. Handwoven fabric made of cotton. Consists of three panels sewn together. This uncut cotton three panel sarong has a square middle panel that contains white ikat motifs on a black blue ground. The other panels contain, each, four ikat bands and seven groups of three very narrow ikat stripes. One outer panel is longer than the other one, the bands on it being more widely spaced. Condition very good. Size 198 cm x 53 cm. Width is doubled when opened. Weight 519 gr. (Crus)

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Provenance Ngada. Locally referred to as lipa dhowik punsan. Handwoven fabric made of cotton. Village Mbay. A very black sarong made from two panels sewn together. One side of the cloth is highly decorated, the other side contains only few widely spaced orange motifs. The heavily decorated part has horizontal rows of geometric motifs in yellow and orange. These bands are crossed by four narrow vertical bands. The borders have the Mbay version of the triangular tumpal design derived from indian textiles. Condition very good. Size 131 cm x 85 cm. Width is doubled when opened. Weight 744 gr. (Crus)

Provenance Ngada. Locally referred to as lipa dhowik punsan. Handwoven fabric made of cotton. A black two panel sarong with widely spaced orange rectangles on one side and a richly decorated field on the other side. A number of rows with yellow and orange stylized flowers in supplementary weft weaving technique. The borders have the Mbay version of the triangular tumpal design derived from indian textiles. Provenance is the district of Mbay. Condition very good. Size 132 cm x 88,5 cm. Width is doubled when opened. Weight 515 gr. (Crus)

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Provenance Ngada. Locally referred to as lipa dhowik punsan. Handwoven fabric made of cotton. A black two panel sarong with a richly decorated field on one side. This field is divided in rows of orange and yellow stylized flower motifs, by six vertical orange bands. A central field contains only orange motifs having a small yellow decoration in the middle. The borders have the Mbay version of the triangular tumpal design derived from indian textiles. The ‘back side’ contains rows of orange geometrical motifs. Provenance is the district of Mbay. Condition very good. Size 155 cm x 98 cm. Width is doubled when opened. Weight 796 gr. (Crus)

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Provenance is Ngada. Handwoven fabric made of cotton. A shoulder cloth that has long bands, of which three contain white ikat motifs on a dark blue black background. There are yellow warp stripes flanking the ikat bands. Condition very good. Size 141 cm x 23,5 cm; 148 cm x 25,5 cm. Weight 213 gr. (Crus)

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Ngada people
Woman’s ceremonial skirt
[lawo butu]
late 19th century Bajawa district Flores Indonesia
cotton, natural dyes, beads, shell, mother of pearl discs
warp ikat, bead-work, applique
179.0 (h) x 74.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Ngada people
Woman’s ceremonial skirt
[lawo butu]
19th century Bajawa district Flores Indonesia
handspun cotton, natural dyes, shells, beads
warp ikat, beading
185.0 (h) x 79.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Ngada people
Man’s shoulder cloth
[seda] Man’s shoulder cloth (lue jara), indigo with pale blue horse motifs with horse motifs
mid 20th century Flores Indonesia
cotton, natural dye (indigo)
warp ikat, embroidery
including fringe 116.0 (h) x 291.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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(LUNA)

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173×78 cm (LUNA)

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Bomari Village (LUNA)

Helena Magho (LUNA)

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Mbay (LUNA)

Nage (LUNA)

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(LUNA)

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