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An image of 'Selendang' (ceremonial shoulder cloth) by

West Central Sumatra, Sumatra, Indonesia

Title
'Selendang' (ceremonial shoulder cloth)
Place of origin
West Central SumatraSumatraIndonesia
Cultural origin
Minanagkabau people
Year
circa 1900
Media category
Textile
Materials used
silk, dyes, gold thread; indigo blue centre field and weft supplementary stripes
Dimensions

190.0 x 79.5 cm

Credit
Gift of Gillian Green, VisAsia Foundation Member 2006
Accession number
199.2006
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Anne Summerfield and John Summerfield, Walk in splendor: ceremonial dress and the Minangkabau, Los Angeles, 1999, 150, 171.