Simbut cloth in Sundanese means blanket, commonly decorated with simple geometric design, such as diamond. The Baduy people believed simbut has magical power to ward off dangers and used in traditional ceremonies, such as the ritual of tooth filing.


  • Title: Simbut Cloth
  • Location Created: Banten
  • Physical Dimensions: 200 x 113 CM
  • Rights: Museum Batik Indonesia
  • Medium: Cotton

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