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Sleeping Garment

Native NameSarong
Object Number:87-8-43
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Sulawesi
Materials:Bark Cloth
Length: 230 cm
Width: 150 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lorraine V. Aragon, 1987
Other Number:117 - Other Number


Very large sleep-sarong (kumpe tea'). (kumpe = barkcloth, tea' = bark of Artocarpus sp.) Not yet ra-ula', i.e. not yet treated with ula'. Good quality, huge size, recently made. Brown, tube. Printed near one edge in red: TAMA LAWE DEICE (probably name of headman).

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