Cross-cultural reference

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Max Allen does not rest. Here he takes us to another tradition via a post on Tribal Textiles Info. This is a Kalambi made by the Iban of Borneo, and the details of its discovery are recorded at the original site. Close observation shows men in military uniform, and are those green and yellow aeroplanes at left and right of the central form – a plane with propellor, figures on the wings, and flags?

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