jmbs1: Ceremonial Head Hunting Textile (Sungkit Pua).

Iban Dayak people. Sarawak State, Borneo Island, Malaysia.
Cotton, pigments. L: 72" (182.9 cm), W: 23.75" (60.3 cm).
Ceremonial cloth with sungkit woven motifs of double headed nagas or serpents.
Used in rituals associated with head hunting and warfare.
This ancient cloth has been professionally conserved on a cloth backing.

For price or additional information, please email your request, with inventory number and title description, to: majtribal@gmail.com.

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