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Head Cloth

Type: Clothing - Headwear
Object Name: Head Cloth
Local Name: tilakuang
Place Made: Asia: South East Asia, Indonesia, Sumatra, Sumatera Barat, Padang Highlands, Padang Maqek village
People: Minangkabau
Period: 19th to early 20th century
Date: 1800 - 1930
Dimensions: L 254 cm x W 77 cm
Materials: Silk; metal thread
Techniques: Plain woven; brocaded; supplementary weft
ID Number: T94.0700
Credit: From the Opekar / Webster Collection