This piece is predominantly in black with complex ancient motifs in gold, green, red and blue adorning the ends. The silk is finished in fine knotted tassels.
The condition of this silk textile is excellent, and is free of stains, holes or excessive wear. Sam Neua, in the remote northern province of Houaphan, is the original home of silk weaving in Laos. Sam Neua weavers are renowned for their mastery and creativity, taking silk weaving to a level where it is considered an art form.
The bamboo hanger is not included, but can be purchased here – bamboo silk hanger.
Length: 196cm, 77 in
Width: 46cm, 16 in