, Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [mawa or ma'a] Enlarge | zoom 1 /1
traded to Indonesia Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [mawa or ma'a] early 18th century Title Notes: with scrolling flower (lotus and chrysanthemum) and leaf design
Place made: Coromandel coast, India
Materials & Technique: textiles, handspun cotton, natural dyes, mordants; mordant painting, batik
Dimensions: 360.0 h x 115.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Michael and Mary Abbott 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1614