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Javanese people Ceremonial canopy or coverlet [lelangit] early 20th century Description: with central dog-lion surrounded by phoenix and animal motifs
Title Notes: with central dog-lion [qilin], male and female phoenix, geese, roosters, oxen, deer, elephants, butterflies, auspicious Chinese symbols, cloud shapes and lotus
Place made: Lasem, Java, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, cotton, natural dyes; batik
Dimensions: 208.0 h x 255.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: From the Iwan Tirta collection. Purchased with Gallery Shop funds 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.3091