, 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] first half 18th century Place made: Coromandel coast, India
Materials & Technique: textiles, handspun cotton, natural dyes, natural mordants; mordant painting, hand-drawn batik
Dimensions: 223.0 h x 175.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mary and Michael Abbott 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1074