Bada Traditional Textiles, 5

Written by on October 1, 2010 in Sulawesi Textiles with 0 Comments

Bada Traditional Textiles,  5

Traditional Textiles Indonesia, indonesia, fabrics, clothes,textiles, tribal, Handwoven fabric, weavings, batik, sarong, ikat, sonket, sulawesi, celebes, bada

Siga / Man’s Headcloth
To Bada people, Bada District, Central Sulawesi
Early 20th century
#16896
Technique: Barkcloth with pigments
Description: The composition moves out from in mirror image from a central diamond and tangential orange diamonds.
Comment: The center motif may represent sirih leaves used in betel-nut chewing, the other designs require further study
Condition: good, some wear from folding
Dimensions: 3′ 1″ x 3′ 1/2″ ( .94 x .92 m ) (TG)

Traditional Textiles Indonesia, indonesia, fabrics, clothes,textiles, tribal, Handwoven fabric, weavings, batik, sarong, ikat, sonket, sulawesi, celebes, bada

Ceremonial Headwrapper (Siga), Indonesia, Central Sulawesi (Celebes), To Bada people, second quarter of 20th century, Bark cloth (fuya), ink and pigment drawing (LC)

Traditional Textiles Indonesia, indonesia, fabrics, clothes,textiles, tribal, Handwoven fabric, weavings, batik, sarong, ikat, sonket, sulawesi, celebes, bada

To Bada? people
Woman’s ceremonial tunic
[halili petondo]
c 1915 Kulawi district Sulawesi Indonesia
cotton, mica
applique, embroidery
54.0 (h) x 86.0 (w) cm (NGA)

Traditional Textiles Indonesia, indonesia, fabrics, clothes,textiles, tribal, Handwoven fabric, weavings, batik, sarong, ikat, sonket, sulawesi, celebes, bada

To Bada? people
Woman’s ceremonial tunic
[halili petondo]
c 1910 Kulawi district Sulawesi Indonesia
cotton, mica, sequins
embroidery, applique
57.0 (h) x 92.0 (w) cm (NGA)

Traditional Textiles Indonesia, indonesia, fabrics, clothes,textiles, tribal, Handwoven fabric, weavings, batik, sarong, ikat, sonket, sulawesi, celebes, bada

To Bada or To Kaili people
Man’s head cloth
[siga]
c.1900 Bada or Kulawi district Sulawesi Indonesia
bark cloth, pigments
painting
81.0 (h) x 83.0 (w) cm (NGA)

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