Name: Sedang Bark Vest
This vest is made from tree bark, woven together with other tree bark, and edged on the sides with a smoother papery bark. The sides are joined in two places to make a garment, with a bamboo button attached with more tree bark and the front of the vest is decorated with swags of jobs tears. An ingenious, simple way of keeping warm without having to weave a complex textile. These are not worn as much now as in the past.
Size: 16.75 in. x 29.5 in.
Origins: Kon Tum Province, VietnamView Cart