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

Pasisir people Ceremonial textile [tampan] 19th century Title Notes: in traditional Austronesian house format with boat / ship, human figures (including ancestor pairs), umbrellas / parasols, birds, fish, mythical creatures, banners, Tree of Life motifs and abstract geometric designs
Place made: South coast Lampung, Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, cotton; supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 88.8 h x 70.0 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 2000.749