Needlepoint of Intestine?

Beside cloth of Tapis, the people of Lampung also have embroidery of intestine. Wait, this is not a real intestine. They called it Sulam Usus (usus = intestine). Sulam Usus is a needlepoint with a distinctive motif, made from satin cloth that shaped as chicken intestine. It has a refined forms and classic models.

At first, Sulam Usus is part of the traditional dress of the bride of Lampung. It serves as a complementary variation of cloth of Tapis. Then, it is created as dresses. Even, in its development was made as tablecloths and pillowcase.



      1. you are talented in taking good pictures.. πŸ™‚ should I address you..? You can call me NurKasih..or just Kasih.. πŸ™‚


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