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Malay people Ceremonial cushion [bantal] 19th century Description: for ceremonial hair cutting of infant
Title Notes: with flowers, leaves and stylised Arabic calligraphy
Place made: Palembang, south Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, kapok, cotton, velvet, silk, gold thread, sequins; embroidery, couching
Dimensions: 56.0 h x 35.0 w x 7.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.2455.A-C