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Pasisir people Ceremonial textile [tampan] 19th century Title Notes: with ship/boat, sails and rigging, human figures in courtly dress, a bridal couple, horses and riders, mermaids, umbrellas/parasols, cosmic tree and mythical sea creatures
Place made: Branti district, Lampung, South Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, handspun cotton, natural dyes; supplementary weft weaving, twining
Dimensions: 70.2 h x 65.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1105