, Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [ma'a or mawa] Enlarge | zoom 1 /1
traded to Sulawesi, Indonesia Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [ma'a or mawa] 17th–18th century Title Notes: imitating tie dyeing patterns
Place made: Gujarat, India
Materials & Technique: textiles, handspun cotton, natural dyes, mordants; hand-drawn batik, mordant block printing, mordant painting
Dimensions: 506.0 h x 98.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mary and Michael Abbott 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1077