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Blouse

Group: T'boli

Local name: K'gal ensif


Front view


Detail 1


Detail 2 (back)


T'boli woman

Description

The blouses of the T'boli women are richly decorated. Materials and techniques vary. The example here is embroidered. The woman in the picture above wears a blouse decorated with embroidery, beads and pieces of seashell.

The motifs used represent flowers, plants, mountains, animal and human figures and the sun.

Remarks

Ethnic group: T'boli
Location: Mindanao



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