Cambodian Ikat

Some articles on cambodian ikat, ikat:

Matmi - Double Ikat - Other Variants - Cambodian
... The Cambodian ikat is a weft ikat woven of silk on a multi-shaft loom with an uneven twill weave which results in the weft threads showing more prominently on the front of the fabric than the back ... By the 19th century, Cambodian ikat was considered among the finest textiles of the world ... as a gift for President Franklin Pierce fine Cambodian ikat cloth ...