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Toraja people Sacred textile or shaman's cloth [mawa or ma'a] c. 1930 Title Notes: depicting a central agricultural scene with houses, human figures, horses and buffalo surrounded by abstract geometric designs
Place made: Sulawesi, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, cotton, dyes, synthetic polymer paint; painting, block printing
Dimensions: 106.0 h x 68.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.1666