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Shawl Part (uncertain)

Belt Part (uncertain)

Object Number:84-25-13
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minangkebau
Provenience: Sumatra
West Sumatra
Pitalah
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Silk
Cotton
Metal
Length: 93 cm
Width: 23 cm
Credit Line:West Sumatra Expedition; Peggy R. Sanday, 1984

Description

Part of antique shawl (or belt?). Maroon fabric with green and purple stripes and woven gold designs. Multicolored fringe with rounded tassels at one end. Worn and repaired.

Bibliography:

[Article] Kartiwa, Suwati, and Sanday, Peggy R. 1984. "Cloth and Custom in West Sumatra". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 26. no. 4. pg. 13-29 : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 25View Objects related to this reference

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