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Tewuni Rai Savu - Shoulder cloth with 2 bands of motif keware Hawu hi’i wod’ue huri keware Hawu

Rp 720.000,00


The motif keware Hawu, or ‘Savunese curves’ is restricted to the men of the maternal line wini Jèwu.Red cloths are believed to give protection and energy to its wearer. However now the motif is also represented on shoulder cloths for all members of the group. Curves and undulating lines are typical for members of the Lesser Blossom group.

Ikat, dye and weaving process: Ice Tede Dara

Moiety:  Lesser  Blossom (hubi iki)

Maternal lineage: wini Jèwu

Motifs: keware Hawu

Materials: Natural dyes (warna alam): morinda (mengkudu), commercial cotton (benang katun)

Dimensions: L: 154 cm  (warp) x  l: 42cm  (weft)

Color: Red, yellow and white