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Ceremonial Waistband (Ikek Pinggang)

mid-18th to 19th century

Cotton, silk, silver- and gold-wrapped thread; slit tapestry and supplementary weft

322 × 9 cm (126 3/4 × 3 9/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2019.12.373
Geography: 
Made in Sumatra, possibly Solok village, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Minangkabau
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Seller: Haji Syafri (Ferry Manik-Manik) (2012-03-16)

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