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Acehnese people Ceremonial hanging [bi] early 20th century Title Notes: with Muhammad's mount the mythical bouraq comprising a female head with winged horse's body, flowers, swastika and Kufic script wishing happiness in marriage [menikah]
Place made: Aceh, north Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, cotton, wool, silk, gold thread, sequins, glass beads, mica; couching, embroidery, appliqué, lace
Dimensions: 64.0 h x 208.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1986