KAIN IKAT FROM PANTAR, INDONESIA
- 184 PANTAR
Kewatek (sarong). Warp ikat. 1925-1950. Village unknown. Lamaholot people.
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As of 2016 there is no specific literature on ikat from Pantar. An interesting source on the culture of the island is Rodemeier, Tutu kadire in Pandai Munaseli, Erzählen und Erinnern auf der vergessenen Insel Pantar.
Map showing Pantar in the Solor Archipelago
Click on this map to view the high-resolution original at the University of Texas.
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