Sumatran Ceremonial Cover
Wool panel on a plain octagonal field and heavily embroidered borders and corners. The borders featuring foliage and saw teeth symbol for protection.The gold wrapped threads are couched with red silk and further accented with sequins and small pieces of mica.
Circa: 19th century
Origin: Malay people, east Sumatra, Indonesia
Material: Wool, sequins ,mica and metallic thread
Condition: One backed hole in field, light soiling, good
Dimensions: 25" x 25"
Inventory number: TX4357