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traded to Indonesia Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom 18th century Title Notes: with inverted banana [pisang balik] design of scrolling flowers and leaves similar to Javanese double wing [sawat] and mythical landscape [semen] designs
Place made: Coromandel coast, India
Materials & Technique: textiles, handspun cotton, natural dyes, mordants; mordant painting, batik
Dimensions: 340.0 h x 109.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Michael Abbott 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1347