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Sabu / Savu
A sarong of equal vintage, quality and workmanship will always be worth more than a blanket from the same household. This is because the sarong has always been an important part of the dowry exchange. Large detailed j pegs of all sarongs are available on request.
sabu 77

sabu 77 det

 

Ceremonial Sash / Selendang
Sabu/ Savu Island
6.25" X 57"
Motif Boda
77 grams
Late 20th C
Hand spun indigenous cotton with natural dyes

The color saturation on this textile is deep and rich, the hand spun cotton fine and even

REF#SS77

 

 

savu

sabu 66 detail

 

Ceremonial Selendang - sash
Masara Village
Savu Island
5 - 5.75" X 54"
Late 20th C
64 grams

This textile has a fine hand spun indigenous cotton field with three color ikat.

REF#SS66

 

 


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