University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: P1463D
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Minangkebau
Provenience: Sumatra
Date Made: 1901
Early Date: 1901
Late Date: 1901
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Cotton
Metallic Thread
Length: 111cm
Width: 68.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of H. M. Hiller and Alfred C. Harrison Jr., 1901

Description

Woman's jacket. Baju Melit. Badju or Baju = coat.
Baju Bala Bantam - short jacket worn by people of Bantam but adopted by people of Batu Sangkar.
Baju China Tangong, of partly Chinese pattern - Batu Sangkar.
Baju Kurang - ordinary woman's coat, any colore, three-quarter length. Batu Sangkar; M.K.M.
Baju Bamili - worn by women of Lima, Kaum, Negri and Rambotan. M.K.M.
Baju Bamili - worn by men of Rembatan and Negri, Lima, Kaun. M.K.M.


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