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Title: Iban or Sea Dayak Fabrics and their Patterns. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Iban Fabrics in the Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology Cambridge. Reprinted after the original publication Cambridge 1936.
Description: Cambridge, Ruth Bean, 1982. Orig. wrappers, detai of an Iban Ikat illustrated on front wrapper. (xvii), 160pp. Frontispiece, 32 text-figures of which full-p., many black/white ills. on 7 plates, vocabulary of Iban words used in connection with the cloths & in describing the patterns, bibliography, table of contents. Costume, bark-cloth, cotton, spinning, warp tie-dyeing, weaving, embroidery, pattern-design, tapestry or weft mosaic, weft-patterned cloths, ceremonial cloths, dyes, jackets, Pua or blankets. Still an important monograph on the fabrics of the Iban, or Sea-Dayak, of Sarawak, which includes an analysis of the patterns. Very good copy.

Keywords: iban sea dayak sarawak borneo weaving ikat ceremony cloths weavings blankets patterns pua embroidery warping dyes

Price: EUR 125.00 = appr. US$ 135.86 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 45443