, Sacred textile [mawa or ma'a] ENLARGE | ZOOM 1/1

Toraja people Sacred textile [mawa or ma'a] early 20th century Description: local version of an Indian trade cloth with female musicians
Title Notes: with a procession of female musicians, birds, flowers and vines
Place made: Toraja region, Sulawesi, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, cotton, pigments; drawing, printing
Dimensions: 88.0 h x 352.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.341