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March 12th, 2011

“Collectors’ Corner” Selected Indonesian Textiles

“Collectors’ Corner” Selected Indonesian Textiles0

“Collectors’ Corner”   Selected Indonesian Textiles 

Date: Saturday, 12 MARCH 2011

Time:  10:30 am

 Members: B200     Non-members: B300


The Jim Thompson Foundation,

William Warren Library

2nd floor Meeting Rooms,

The William Warren Library

Henry B. Thompson Building,

6 Soi Kasemsan 2, Rama 1 Road

Wangmai, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330


Information and reservation contact:

Ruth Gerson -  or   0891646405

Herbert Haar and Achan Sathirakorn Pongpanich will bring interesting and rare textiles from the various Indonesian islands. These include gold songket shoulder cloth selendang from Palambang, Iban skirts, sarongs from Flores and Cebu, as well as ikat weaving from Bali and Timor. There will also be Ikats from Sumba, pieces made in India for the Indonesian market, and ship cloths.  All these textiles are between 60 and 120 years old.

The Thai Textile Society would like to thank The James H.W. Thompson Foundation for their Support