, Aristocrat's skirt cloth [kre alang] ENLARGE | ZOOM 1/1

Semawa people Aristocrat's skirt cloth [kre alang] second half 19th century Title Notes: with diamond grid enclosing rosettes in central field and ships/boats, human figures, cosmic trees and birds in head panel
Place made: west Sumbawa, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, cotton, dyes, metallic thread; supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 125.0 h x 180.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.3687
Subject: Bird