Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc

Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc

Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc

SIZE IS 7 FOOT 9 INCHES BY 3 FOOT 11 INCHES. IMAGES 1 TO 6 SHOW ONE SIDE.

7 TO 12 THE OTHER. OF RECTANGULAR FORM WITH RECURRING STYLISED ANTHROPOMORPHIC FIGURES WITH "GHOST" FACES AND OTHER GEOMETRIC PATTERNS. COTTON PANELS JOINED VERTICALLY AND STITCHED THROUGH THE CENTRE. POSSIBLY A FUNERAL SHROUD BY THE TORAJAN PEOPLES OF SULAWESI, INDONESIA. COMPLETE IKAT, NO CUTS OR REJOINS. NO HOLES OR REPAIRS, VERY LIGHT TIME MARKS. NOTE; THIS IKAT IS A LOT OLDER THAN THE PLETHORA OF 20TH CENTURY EXAMPLES YOU SEE WITH LONG DECORATIVE FRINGES AND A TIGHTER WEAVE. THIS EXAMPLE HAS NO DECORATIVE FRINGES AND IS OF A COARSER WEAVE INDICATING EARLIER PRODUCTION.

ALSO THE COLOURS ARE SOFTER AND MUTED APPEARANCE INSTEAD OF BRIGHTER AND BOLDER PATTERNING, COMPARE IT YOURSELF DEVILS ALWAYS IN THE DETAIL. OTHER COUNTRIES CHEAPER OR DEARER DEPENDS WHERE YOU ARE.

The item "RARE ANTIQUE DOUBLE IKAT PANEL HANGING FUNERAL SHROUD, SULAWESI, INDONESIA, 19THC" is in sale since Tuesday, February 16, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Other Fabric/Textiles".

The seller is "country_house_and_eastern_interiors" and is located in THORNTON LEICESTERSHIRE. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Rare Antique Double Ikat Panel Hanging Funeral Shroud, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 19thc


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