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Ceremonial cloth (tampan)
Ceremonial cloth (tampan)
Date:
2nd half of the 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Handspun Cotton; Plain Weave With Supplementary-weft Patterning
Dimensions:
104.1 x 88.9 cm (41 x 35 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Provenance:

Ex- Crocker Bank Art Collection

Accession Number:
1987.37.1
Acquisition Date:
1988-12-22
Credit Line:

Gift of Wells Fargo Bank

Exhibition History:

The Sumatran Ship Cloth, AOA Galleries, de Young Museum, 4/4/16 - 2/12/17

Richly decorated with zig-zags, fish, crabs and cyclops.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Mat
Mat (19th century)
Container
Container (19th–20th century)