13099
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Tampan / Ceremonial Cloth
Lampung, Sumatra, Paminggir people
Late 19th century
Technique: Supplementary weft, hand-spun silk and cotton
Dimensions: 26" x 28" (66 x 72 cm)
#13099

Design: The tampan shows a ceremonial procession with two ships, one carrying large animals and the other, people in pavilions. Below are large fish and a series of small boats each with an individual figure.
Condition: Small stain in corner

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