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Indonesian Brass, and Golden Plated Wedding Crown, Suntiang

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Indonesian brass, and golden plated wedding crown - Suntiang or Sunting, Circa 1980 One of the heaviest traditional Indonesian headpieces, the sunting or suntiang is worn by Minang brides from West Sumatra. The traditional suntiang gadang crown is put together from up to 11 layers of flowers, gold, and aluminum, no wonder it can weigh as heavy as 5 kg. A Suntiang is an elaborate crown worn normally by Minangkabau women in Sumatra for festive occasions. It has the shape of a radiant fan and is made out of golden material. A piece worn by a bride for a wedding is called Suntiang Gadang, while the one worn by traditional dancers is called pasumandan. Dimension: Cm = 12 D x 67 H x 67 W in = 4.72 D x 26.37 H x 26.37 W.

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  • In the Style Of
    Arts and Crafts
  • Place of Origin
    Indonesia
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1980
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 26.37 in. x W 26.37 in. x D 4.72 in.H 66.98 cm x W 66.98 cm x D 11.99 cm
  • Seller Location
    Porto, PT
  • Reference Number
    LU4816215413142
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