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Batik Stamp

Batik Stamp

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Flores, Manggarai traditional textiles 11

Flores, Manggarai traditional textiles 11

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Flores, Manggarai traditional textiles 11 Provenance is Manggarai. Locally referred to as lipa songk笠Handwoven fabric made of cotton. Consists of two panels sewn together. Partly handsoun. Sarong for men and women. Manggarai, District of Lambaleda. The cotton used was handspun, but not the colored threads, which are synthetical. One half has only rows of rhomb […]

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Moluccas-textiles Kisar, 15 moluccas-textiles

Moluccas-textiles Kisar, 15 moluccas-textiles

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Moluccas-textiles Kisar, 15 moluccas-textiles Kisar ikat sarong- Strong ikat (IK) Young woman’s tube-skirt, Kisar or Luang, Southern Maluku, early 20th century, warp ikat patterning on local hand-spun cotton, natural and aniline dyes. The motifs of Kisar and Luang textiles are patently archaic, reflecting the persistence of ancient traditions that shape these island cultures. At left, […]

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Rongkong Traditional Textiles

Rongkong Traditional Textiles

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27 Rongkong Funeral shroud and hanging [pori lonjong] early 20th century Rongkong district Sulawesi Indonesia cotton, natural dyes warp ikat 485.0 (h) x 165.0 (w) cm (NGA) Ceremonial hanging and shroud [pori situtu’] late 19th century Rongkong district Sulawesi Indonesia cotton, natural dyes warp ikat 260.0 (h) x 159.0 (w) cm (NGA) Ceremonial hanging and […]

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Buginese Traditional Textiles, 14

Buginese Traditional Textiles, 14

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

Buginese Textiles, Traditional Textiles Kain Sarong men’s skirt cloth, Buginese people, South Sulawesi, early to mid-20th century, weft ikat patterning on silk, aniline dyes, flat textile sewn into a tube (can be opened up). At left, a Bugis weaver in Makassar, ca. 1900. (MT) Kain Sarong men’s skirt cloth, Bugis people, South Sulawesi, early to […]

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East Sumba traditional textiles

East Sumba traditional textiles

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East Sumba Traditional Textiles Sumbanese people Man’s cloth [hinggi kombu] early 20th century East Sumba Sumba Indonesia cotton, natural dyes (including kombu and indigo) warp ikat, weft twining, staining 304.0 (h) x 127.0 (w) cm (NGA) Sumbanese people Belt 19th century East Sumba Sumba Indonesia cotton supplementary weft weave 79.0 (h) x 11.0 (w) cm […]

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Java Central Traditional Textiles

Java Central Traditional Textiles

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24 Java Central Kain Panjang Batik Soga, Central Java, mid-20th century, hand-drawn batik on imported cotton, natural dyes (indigo and soga, which is a dye from the root-bark of morinda citrifolia, known as “Noni” in the South Pacific). Early 19th century illustration, showing various ways batik kain panjang was worn in Java. (MT) Kain Panjang […]

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Batik Artist: Mohamad Hadi Traditional Batik 9

Batik Artist: Mohamad Hadi Traditional Batik 9

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Mohamad Hadi designer born Indonesia 1916 – 1983 The peasants’ grid design [ceplok tani] in skirt cloth [kain panjang] form 1965 Surakarta Java Indonesia cotton, natural dyes hand-drawn batik 105.4 (h) x 251.2 (w) cm MD. HADI SOLO 12.65 (NGA) Mohamad Hadi designer born Indonesia 1916 – 1983 The Basic Necessities of Life [Sandang pangan] […]

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