Embroidered shoulder cloth is essential clothing item for Padang women of West Sumatra. This particular shoulder cloth would be worn on a wedding ceremony. The shoulder cloth would be combined with a kebaya and sarong.
Title: Shoulder cloth
Date Created: 1960
Location Created: Padang, West Sumatra
Physical Dimensions: 146 x 46 cm
Provenance: Received as a gift from Mrs. Nelly Adam Malik