, Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [mawa or ma'a] Enlarge | zoom 1 /1
traded to Toraja people, Sulawesi, Indonesia Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [mawa or ma'a] [palampore] early 18th century Title Notes: with sacred mountain/rocky outcrop, flowering Tree of Life, vases of flowers and ribbons
Place made: Coromandel coast, India
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, cotton, natural dyes, mordants; mordant painting, batik
Dimensions: 225.5 h x 136.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1093