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Sumatran Beaded Betel Bag

Batak People - North Sumatra

glass trade beads and lontar plaiting

8" X 7" X 1"

There is no significant breakage in the bead work of this betel bag - 467 grams

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BB238

Aluk
Ceremonial Betel Bag
:Amarasi District
West Timor
Dutch trade thread inner liner
Antique Venetian trade bead sleeve
VOC trade coins
5.5" X 5.5"
238 grams
Early to Mid 20th C

The bag has had some repair work resulting in a tapering of the bag and some puckering of the sleave

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indian fan white tn indian fantn
indian fan detail 1

Beaded Fan - Rajistan India

10" X 9.5"

seed beads, cotton trim, pressed paper board - 280 grams

indian fan detail 2
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