“Lizard Man” Ikat


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traditional indonesian ikat

Hand woven in Sumba, Indonesia

Hand spun 100% cotton

35 cm wide x 140cm long

This design depicts the lizard man, a traditional motif from the Indonesian archipelago. The women weavers from Sumba are renowned for producing textiles known for there intricate patterns + varied motifs. Additionally the women are self sufficient in making textiles + will grow, harvest + spin the cotton, make the natural dyes + design the traditional resist-dye motifs that symbolize the life and cosmological beliefs of the Sumba people.

Please note this textile is handwoven with love in rural Indonesia and any small imperfection in thread is considered part of the beauty of traditional ikat weaving.

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