, Ceremonial textile [tampan] ENLARGE | ZOOM 1/1

Pasisir people Ceremonial textile [tampan] 19th century Title Notes: Typical Kalianda red ship design, in traditional Austronesian house format with ships / boats, human figures, umbrellas / parasols, elephants, Tree of Life motifs and abstract geometric designs
Place made: Kalianda district, Lampung, south Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, handspun cotton, natural dyes; supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 83.0 h x 86.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Acquired through gift and purchase from the Collection of Robert J. Holmgren and Anita Spertus, New York, 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.752