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Veil, Headdress, or Man’s Shoulder Cloth (Tengkuluak, Slendang)

19th century

Cotton, silk, ramie fiber, and gold-wrapped thread; supplementary weft

203 x 65.5 cm (79 15/16 x 25 13/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2016.13.62
Culture: 
Minangkabau
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Tanjung Sungayang, Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Ruddy (2014-12-05)

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