Loan Object

Ceremonial Hanging (Palepai)

mid-18th to 19th century

Cotton, metal thread; supplementary weft

135 1/16 × 35 1/16 in. (343 × 89 cm)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.97
Geography: 
Made in Lampung, Semangka Bay, Kota Agung, Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Lampung
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Acquired 1970s.

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