Current Location:
Murray Living Center -> 1st Floor (Murray)
Location Notes:
MUR, 1st fl; meeting rm 102

Borneo Embroidery: Fish

Artwork
Identifier:
2012.88.2b
Artist:
Artist Unknown
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Postcard
Date:
circa 1994
Dimensions:
Artworks -
Description:
Indonesian embroidery of two fish facing each other, surrounded by sea weeds. Lower half is all red; vertical, black, sequined borders on each edge, depicting leaf shapes. Image is red, yellow, black, blue, gray.
Historical Context:
This is an Indonesian, embroidered skirt made in the Tanjung Isuy Village of Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Library of Congress Subjects:
Postcards as art material