W1680 – Full Bead Betel Nut Bag


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This men’s betel nut bag or ALUK as it is called by the local Atoni Timorese has been handwoven on a simple backstrap loom using commercial trade thread. From the village of Oinlasi in the central highlands of West Timor. Email us for more images julie@timortreasures.com

The entire body of the bag has been decorated with an intricately and delicately threaded the beads to create a Radiating diamond motif which tells of the weavers clan and totemic guardian spirits. Then created a beaded handle to complete this work of art.


20cm wide x 25cm high.

8″ wide x 10″ high.

Because of the diameter of this treasure it must be sent as a parcel. Freight is additional. See Zz freight tables in the left hand categories column. Category B. Insurance and or tracking is additional. Freight prices are subject to change.


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