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An image of headcloth by

Sumatra, Indonesia

Title
headcloth
Place of origin
SumatraIndonesia
Cultural origin
Malay people
Year
20th century
Media category
Textile
Materials used
silk and gold thread, cotton backing; supplementary weft weave, tapestry weave border
Dimensions

39.0 x 39.5 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Alex Biancardi 2000
Accession number
253.2000
Copyright
© Copyright reserved
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Mattiebelle Gittinger, Splendid symbols: textiles and tradition in Indonesia, Singapore, 1990.

Mary Hunt Kahlenberg, Textile traditions of Indonesia, Los Angeles, 1977.

Robyn Maxwell, Textiles of Southeast Asia : tradition, trade and transformation, Canberra, 1990.