, Ceremonial cover for food or gifts ENLARGE | ZOOM 1/1

Buyut, Lampung, south Sumatra, Indonesia

Ceremonial cover for food or gifts second half 19th century Title Notes: in stupa / mandala format with mythical creatures, stylised flowers and abstract geometric motifs
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, commercial cotton fabric, gold and silver thread, sequins, silk, mirror pieces; embroidery, appliqué, couching
Dimensions: 68.0 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 2000.839