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Kurtoe area, Lhuntse, Bhutan

Ceremonial tunic [kishung] late 19th-early 20th century Title Notes: worn by a high lama in poncho-like form, possibly a woman's tunic [ngungngung ma]
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, cotton, silk, natural dyes; discontinuous supplementary weft weaving, weft wrapping, end twining, fringe Support: with 14 cm fringe
Dimensions: 111.0 h x 89.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Michael Heppell 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.828