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Pasisir people Ceremonial hanging [palepai] 19th century Title Notes: with ships/boats, elephants, human figures, hornbill, Tree of Life motifs and mythical creatures
Place made: Kalianda district, Lampung, Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, cotton, metallic thread and ribbon, mirror pieces, natural dyes cotton, metallic thread and ribbon, mirror pieces, natural dyes; supplementary weft weaving, embroidery, appliqué
Dimensions: 63.0 h x 267.0 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 2000.789