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Batak Ulos Sadum


Sumatra Batak warp ikat shoulder cloth (Ulos Sadum)


Sumatra Batak warp ikat shoulder cloth (Ulos Sadum)   Sumatra Batak warp ikat shoulder cloth (Ulos Sadum)   Sumatra Batak warp ikat shoulder cloth (Ulos Sadum)  
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Item-Number:781208
Item-Description:Sumatra Batak warp ikat shoulder cloth (Ulos Sadum)
Medium:Cotton with a mix of commercial and natural dyes
Origin:North Sumatra - Batak
Dimensions:195 x 66 cm
Age:Mid 20th century
Provenance:Collected Kabanjahe North Sumatra 1978
Condition:Excellent, very clean example
Notes:This simple but attractive maroon coloured Ulos Sadum is distinguished by having its end supplementary weft elements constructed with multi-coloured beads rather than thread. The selvedge, holding the tightly wrapped warp fringes, is also constructed using beads.


Price: £320


  

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