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Museum Balanga

Museum Balanga

Written by on May 7, 2012 in Kalimantan Museums with 0 Comments

Museum Balanga  Palangka Raya, Central Kalimantan Museum Balanga Address: Jalan Cilik, Palangka Raya, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia, ID The Museum Balanga is located within the city of Palangka Raya and can be accessed by simply knocking on the door for admittance. Inside, visitors will find a collection of regional Indonesian artefacts, which provide a very reasonable […]

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Aceh Traditional Textiles

Aceh Traditional Textiles

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

Aceh Traditional Textiles Aceh embroidered blanket (IK) Woman’s Hip Wrapper (Sarung) Haji Achmad (Indonesia, Java) (Artist) circa 1930-circa 1940 (LC) Man’s waist cloth and wrap [ija plang rusa or ija plang rutha] with warp-striped arrow head ikat pattern late 19th century Kelantan Aceh/Malaysia Indonesia silk, natural dyes warp ikat 96.4 (h) x 190.8 (w) cm […]

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Kuwali Traditional Textiles 4

Kuwali Traditional Textiles 4

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

Kuwali Traditional Textiles 4 Woman’s ceremonial tunic [halili petondo] c1920 Kulawi district Sulawesi Indonesia cotton, gold ribbon, mica, paint embroidery, applique 59.0 (h) x 91.0 (w) cm (NGA) Woman’s tunic [halili petondo] c.1910 Kulawi district Sulawesi Indonesia cotton, glass beads, sequins embroidery, applique 61.0 (h) x 93.0 (w) cm (NGA) Woman’s skirt 19th century Kulawi […]

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Solo Batik Traditional Textiles

Solo Batik Traditional Textiles

Written by on October 1, 2010 in Java Textile with 0 Comments

Kain Panjang / wrapped skirt cloth Solo/Surakarta Java From the Family of Surakarta from Paku Boewario X Early 20th century Technique: Hand-drawn batik on commercial cloth Dimensions: 7′ 9″ x 3′ 5 1/4″ ( 2.37 x 1.05 m ) Description: This design is referred to as jelear taman, referring to the floral motifs and animals […]

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Benkulu Traditional Textiles

Benkulu Traditional Textiles

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

9 Benkulu Traditional Textiles   Bengkulu selandang; exc condition w fringe intact (IK) Bengkulu ‘bidap’ – silk weft ikat, gold thread work – Interesting piece. Ikat (silk) center area, uncommon gold work. (IK) Woman’s shoulder or hip cloth, Pasemah highlands, Bengkulu Province, Sumatra, mid-20th century or earlier, weft ikat patterning on cotton and other fibers, […]

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Flores, Ngada Traditional Textiles

Flores, Ngada Traditional Textiles

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

Flores, Ngada Traditional Textiles Provenance Ngada. Locally referred to as lu’矪ara (Ngadha). Handwoven fabric made of cotton. Ngada men´s shoulder cloth made of two parts sewn together. The black cloth has rows of white ikat motifs, horses and geometric images. Parts of the motifs are in light indigo. Along the selvages there are two narrow […]

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West Kalimantan Textiles 13

West Kalimantan Textiles 13

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

West Kalimantan Textiles 13 Maloh people Ceremonial jacket [sape buri] west Kalimantan Indonesia cotton, dyes, shells, felt, sequins, beads applique, bead-work 52.0 (h) x 43.0 (w) cm . (NGA) Maloh people Woman’s ceremonial skirt [kain manik] 20th century west Kalimantan Indonesia cotton, dyes, beads warp ikat, applique, bead-work 55.5 (h) x 47.0 (w) cm . […]

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Other Java Textiles 71

Other Java Textiles 71

Written by on October 1, 2010 in Java Textile with 0 Comments

Javanese Batik Sarong Mid-20th century (M) Wax resist on cotton. Block printed. 31″x 76.” $145 Jepara Ikat Cover (M) Contemporary. 47″x 88″ Warp ikat. Cotton. This is a new piece, in a traditional style. You are seeing all but about 5 inches at the top end of this piece in the photo. $145 Jepara Ikat […]

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