KAIN IKAT FROM NDONA, INDONESIA
- 083 NDONA
Semba (man's shawl). Warp ikat. 1935-1950. Village not identified. .
- 084 NDONA
Semba (man's shawl). Warp ikat. 1930-1945. Village not identified. .
- 085 NDONA
Lawo (sarong). Warp ikat. 1930-1940. Almost certainly Enlace.
- 090 NDONA
Semba (man's shawl). Warp ikat. Circa 1950. Village not identified.
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The links above give access to detailed descriptions of all the cloths from this island or region in the collection. The full article on the historical and cultural background of this island or region is temporarily inaccessible. As dissemination of information on Indonesian ikat is one of our primary aims, you can be assured that full public access will be restored as soon as feasible. Should you wish to access the deaccessioned information for scholarly purposes, please contact us through the contact page.
The best literature on Ndona ikat textiles that we have found so far are Roy Hamilton's article on the Ende Regency in his Gift of the Cotton Maiden, and his article Textile Change in 20th Century Ndona, in Weaving Patterns of Life by Nabholz-Kartaschoff c.s.
Map showing Ndona weaving region in Ende Regency on Flores
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