, Shoulder or skirt cloth [kain bidak] ENLARGE | ZOOM 1/1

Pasemah region, Sumatra, Indonesia

Shoulder or skirt cloth [kain bidak] c. 1800-99 Title Notes: with animals, male and female riders, stars, stylised Tree of Life motifs and foliate tendrils
Materials & Technique: textiles, silk, cotton, natural dyes, gold thread; weft ikat, supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 250.0 h x 112.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.728