Loan Object

Woman’s Ceremonial Skirt (Tapis)

18th century

Cotton, silk, gold thread, mica mirrors and turmeric; supplementary weft, applique

132.5 x 132.5 cm (52 3/16 x 52 3/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.41
Culture: 
Lampung
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
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