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Malay or Paminggir people Woman's ceremonial skirt [tapis] 19th century Title Notes: with boat / ship, anthropomorphic figures (some with elaborate headdresses), Tree of Life motifs and mythical creatures
Place made: Lampung, south Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, silk, cotton; supplementary weft weaving, warp ikat, embroidery
Primary Insc: Signed "M.RIFAI".
Dimensions: 131.0 h x 112.0 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 2000.779