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Plate

Plate

Plate decorated with engravings of golden floral motifs over its entire surface. Acquired from Lady Vera Seton Swettenham.

Baby Carrier

Baby Carrier

This collection is used as a baby carries by the Orang Ulu community in Sarawak. The collection is made from rattan, decorated with precious colorful beads, sea shells and also bear or wild boars fang.  

'Kolah' Iron Hat

'Kolah' Iron Hat

The 'Kolah' iron hat used in the 18th century in Persian is half-spera. The 'Kolah' iron hat is complemented with a pair of horns, ears and pockets of sockets in such a smooth manner as though above the crown

Tobacco Box

Tobacco Box

A Tobacco Box made by silver and used to fill in the tobacco and cigarette. This box has been crafted using repousse techniques and decorated by flora motif (sulur kacang) and geometric

Bowl with Cover

Bowl with Cover

Bowl of coconut shell , with fretwork of delicate floral designs. The base of the bowl is of coconut shell with carved scallop shaped pattern below a series of detached circles and is attached to the bottom of the bowl using four wooden nails (paku kayu) . This bowl cover  of coconut shell with fretwork of delicate floral motif. Provided with a handle, of leaf pattern, at the top centre of the cover.

Incense Burner

Incense Burner

A set of 3 pieces cloisonné incense burner with 3 pieces of utensil decorated with Arabic inscription with floral design. Specially made for the Muslims in Ching Dynasty late 19 Century.

Kain Limar Tenggarung

Kain Limar Tenggarung

A red silk long cloth with a Centrefield of vertical bands in gold thread fashioned in the Tenggarung style and embellish with flowery shrub.The two ends of the cloth have ylang-ylang, cockerel’s tail feathers, shark teeth and fish scales motifs.A ceremonial cloth of the Terengganu royal household,circa 1900.

Quail Traps

Quail Traps

This quail traps are semicircular cups with flatbeds, and have a snare mechanism for arranging wild quails.This collection from Kelantan and using Langkasuka motives. Bunga Tanjung motifs also decorate the panels flanking the door.

Bird

Bird

A replica of a sparrow used as a hook to hold up a sarong after a circumcision ceremony. This replica made from gold with feathers carved on its body from Kelantan circa 1800.

Teapot

Teapot

The Teapot have a mark of Chien Lung Kingdom Of China (1736-1796). It is originated from Turkey from the early 18Th century.The inscription written used Khat handwriting with means” Good deeds will elevate your diginity.Khat. This teko decorated with flora motives.

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