The fabric is made of silk, gold and silver threads used for complementary attire at the traditional wedding ceremony. Using additional weaving techniques with geometric motifs.


  • Title: Kain Tengkuluk Balapak
  • Location Created: Pagaruyung, West Sumatra
  • Physical Dimensions: 220 x 44 cm
  • Provenance: Recieved as a gift from Mrs. Nian S. Djoemena
  • Type: Weaving

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