This 'tali pinggang' (belt) features two embossed panels decorated with floral designs at both ends and the strap features a diamond motifs outlined by embellished small flowers. From the elaborate designs and motifs of this set, it was most likely worn by the Peranakan Chinese women in Borneo.

Date/Period
Late 19th-early 20th century
Region
Borneo
Dimension
Object size: 6.4 x 78.5 x 1.3 cm
Accession No.
2002-00606-001
Collection of
Asian Civilisations Museum
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Edmond Chin
Category
Silver

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