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

Pasisir people Ceremonial textile [tampan] 19th century Title Notes: with kissing human figures on lower deck of boat / ship, male shadow puppet [wayang] style figures on upper desk in full regalia, birds, crabs, shrimp, fish and mythical sea creatures
Place made: Lampung, Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, handspun cotton, natural dyes; supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 72.5 h x 67.5 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 2000.756