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Pasisir people Ceremonial textile [tampan] 19th century Title Notes: with ship / boat, human figures (including ancestor pairs), mythical creatures, fish and other sea creatures, including a mermaid
Place made: Semangka Bay, Lampung, Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, handspun cotton, gold thread, natural dyes; supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 83.0 h x 72.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Acquired through gift and purchase from the Collection of Robert J Holmgren and Anita E Spertus, New York 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.764