Loom With Abaca Ikat (Dagmay) In Process

This body-tensioned loom has a circular warp in abaca fibers that has been patterned in ikat technique. Some loom elements including heddle stick, reed, and cloth stick are still attached.

Title: Loom With Abaca Ikat (Dagmay) In Process

Artist: Unknown

Creation Date: 1990s

Geography: Philippines, Mindanao

Culture: Mandaya

Medium: Wood, abaca

Technique: Plain weave, tie-resist dyed warp (warp ikat)

Dimensions: 88.5 x 205 cm (34 7/8 x 80 3/4 in)

Classification: Tools & Equipment

Credit Line: Gift of Craig Diamond, 2021

Object ID Number: 2021.2.KT488