• "Ceremonial protective textile - weft ikat, woven silk or cotton follows resembles the layout of a patola (kain bebali). Wastra, silk with cepuk design - for special ceremonies (kain bebali)."
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Northern Form
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Usage Examples

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Cepuk textile, cotton Nusapenida - size: 81 x 125 cm

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The textiles shown here were produced in the Palace of Buleleng and some in Jembrana Regency between 1890 and 1920 by noblewomen and were restricted to the nobility.

  1. © All textiles and photographs: Karin Sukarya
  2. All photos and textiles: Karin Sukarya