Bengkulu or Lampung, south Sumatra, Indonesia

Ceremonial waist cloth [bidak] 19th century Title Notes: with mythical creatures, anthropomorphic figures and bands of abstract design
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, cotton, silk, gold thread; weft ikat, supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 234.0 h x 79.0 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 2000.831