TRADITIONAL WOVEN FABRIC CATALOGUE
A documentation of Timor Treasures
South Central Timor’s Weaving fabric is one of the works of art from eastern Indonesia, its usefulness not only as clothing, but also very closely related to the customs of indigenous tribes from the south central timor region. But as year goes, the origin of motifs and materials fabric weaving is increasingly faded. Realizing this, the East Nusa Tenggara provincial government wants to create a medium to capture the data of the woven fabric, so that it can becomes documentation for future generations.
In order to make a proven documentation of Weaving Fabric Data, we collect indigenous elders to avoid data irregularities, after historical and cultural research. Then continued research about the material, how to manufacture and captures photograph the woven fabric. Furthermore, we summarize all data into a catalog book with ornament elements typical of the south-central timor.