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Ritual Cloth (Bidak)

probably 17th century

Silk, cotton, and gold thread

213 × 91 cm (83 7/8 × 35 13/16 in.)
Gift of Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York
2017.48.13
Geography: 
Made in Sumatra, Komering (Campang Tiga), Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Komering
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

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.