West Sumatra Traditional Textiles

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West Sumatra Traditional Textiles

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Songket – Pandai Sikek Minangkabau.(M)

12″x 61″ Silk shoulder cloth or runner brocaded with gold

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Songket – Pandai Sikek Minangkabau.(M)

12″x 61″ Silk shoulder cloth or runner brocaded with gold

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Minangkabu Songet .(M)

30″x 77″ Indigo cotton and silk with gold brocading
Indigo cotton and red silk with gold brocading. This lovely queens’s head cloth is from the Tanah Datar area of West Sumatra around Sangayang. Late 19th or early 20th century. In the photo below you see one end; the other is identical. The textile is in very good condition. $1850

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Ceremonial Shoulder Cloth (Slendang), Indonesia, Sumatra, Payakumbuh District, Minangkabau people, 1900-1930, Metallic foil-wrapped thread; supplementary weft brocaded patterning (songket) on plain weave silk ground (LC)

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Minangkabau people
Woman’s head cloth
[tengkuluak]
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
cotton, silk, natural dyes, gold thread
supplementary weft weave
246.0 (h) x 103.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Shoulder or waist cloth
[kain sandang?]
early 20th century Western mountain region west Sumatra Indonesia
cotton, natural dyes, metallic thread
supplementary weft weave
64.0 (h) x 163.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Woman’s head cloth
[tengkulok]
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, cotton, gold thread
supplementary weft weave
249.0 (h) x 83.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Woman’s head cloth
[tengkulok]
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, cotton
supplementary weft weave, discontinuous weft
230.0 (h) x 97.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Shoulder cloth
[selendang kerenci]
west Sumatra Indonesia
cotton, dyes
34.6 (h) x 275.2 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Woman’s head cloth
[tengkulok]
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, silver thread
supplementary weft weave
230.0 (h) x 97.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Woman’s ceremonial skirt cloth
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, gold thread
supplementary weft weave
91.0 (h) x 124.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Shoulder cloth or man’s skirt cloth
19th century Solok district west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, gold thread
weft ikat, supplementary weft weave, interlacing
206.0 (h) x 77.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Woman’s head or shoulder cloth
[tengkuluak or kain sandang]
c.1880 west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, cotton, gold thread, natural dyes
supplementary weft weave
141.5 (h) x 78.5 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Ceremonial shoulder cloth
[selendang]
19th century Sijunjung west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, gold thread, dyes
weft and warp ikat, supplementary weft weave
206.0 (h) x 77.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Ceremonial shoulder cloth
[selendang]
19th century Pandai Siket west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, gold thread, silver thread, gold gimp
supplementary weft weave
56.0 (h) x 204.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Ceremonial shoulder cloth
19th century Pandai Siket west Sumatra Indonesia
silk
supplementary weft weave
237.0 (h) x 47.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Shoulder cloth
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
cotton, silk, gold thread, bast fibre, sequins
supplementary weft weave, applique
172.0 (h) x 59.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Man’s waist cloth and woman’s head or shoulder cloth
[samping, tengkuluk, sandang or selendang]
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, metallic thread, natural dyes
warp and weft compound ikat, supplementary weft weave, bobbin lace
100.0 (h) x 249.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Ceremonial sash
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, gold thread
supplementary weft weave
24.0 (h) x 334.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Woman’s head or shoulder cloth
[tengkuluak or kain sandang]
c.1880 west Sumatra Indonesia
cotton, silk, natural dyes, gold thread
supplementary weft weave
270.3 (h) x 76.5 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Pitalah
west Sumatra Indonesia
cotton, dyes, gold thread
74.0 (h) x 167.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Woman’s head or shoulder cloth
[tengkuluak or kain sandang]
19th century west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, cotton and gold thread
supplementary weft weave
164.0 (h) x 61.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Shoulder cloth
[selendang]
early 20th century west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, gold thread
embroidery, couching
70.0 (h) x 46.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Ceremonial shoulder cloth
[kain selendang]
c.1980 west Sumatra Indonesia
silk, metallic thread
supplementary weft weave
33.0 (h) x 157.5 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Minangkabau people
Cover for ceremonial objects
c.1900 west Sumatra Indonesia
silk
batik, embroidery
59.0 (h) x 54.0 (w) cm . (NGA)

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Balai-Cacang (LUNA)

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Gunung (LUNA)

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Gunung (LUNA)

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Muara-Labu (LUNA)

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Muara-Labu (LUNA)

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207×60 cm (LUNA)

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