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

Pasisir people Ceremonial textile [tampan] 19th century Title Notes: in traditional Austronesian house format with ship / boat, human figures, Tree of Life motifs, umbrellas / parasols, birds, elephant, mythical creatures and abstract geometric motifs
Place made: South coast Lampung, south Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, handspun cotton; supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 82.0 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 2000.751