Borneo         Textile     
Borneo Iban ceremonial skirt bidang #15 (BT015)

The Iban people of sarawak are one of the main tribe in borneo.They are well know for their headhunting traditions and animistic believes.The iban woman however are known for they patience and endurance in weaving fine textile with intricate design such as this example here.

This cloth here is known as a bidang and are worn by woman in the village.They are hand woven and dyed with natural dye from leafs,roots other natural ingredents.The condition of this piece is superb and with very fine design.early 20th century.

Item Weight : 200g
Dimension : 59cm x 59cm x 1cm

Price : 480.00 USD
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