Malay people Sampler for weaving songket brocade patterns 19th century Place made: Komering or Palembang districts, south Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, cotton, silk, wool; embroidery Support: Two layers, one a woven red and white cotton plaid and the other a black, red and cream batik. There is also a header strip of cream cotton fabric.
Dimensions: 32.2 h x 31.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Acquired through gift and purchase from the Collection of Robert J Holmgren and Anita E Spertus, New York 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.865.2