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 email@example.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.
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