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Funeral Shroud or Shawl (Bidak Galanapuo, Tutup Jenazah)

ca. 1800 or earlier

Silk and silver thread; weft ikat, supplementary weft

232 × 150 cm (91 5/16 × 59 1/16 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.219
Geography: 
Made in Lampung, Wai Abung, Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Lampung
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. First Known Collector: Andy Ng

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.