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Ritual Cloth with Prancing Horses (Tampan)

A work made of lower portion: cotton, silk, linen? gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip wrapped  silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning, and brocading wefts with supplementary two-stand weft twining
c.i.e.t.a.: toile lancé, broché
upper portion: cotton (handspun), silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip wrapped  ?,  plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts
c.i.e.t.a.: toile lancé.
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  • A work made of lower portion: cotton, silk, linen? gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip wrapped  silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning, and brocading wefts with supplementary two-stand weft twining
c.i.e.t.a.: toile lancé, broché
upper portion: cotton (handspun), silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip wrapped  ?,  plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts
c.i.e.t.a.: toile lancé.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Paminggir
Indonesia, Sumatra, Lampung, Semangka Bay

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Paminggir

Title

Ritual Cloth with Prancing Horses (Tampan)

Origin

Indonesia

Date

1801–1900

Medium

Lower portion: Cotton, silk, linen? gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning, and brocading wefts with supplementary two-stand weft twining C.I.E.T.A.: Toile lancé, broché Upper portion: Cotton (handspun), silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip wrapped ?, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts C.I.E.T.A.: Toile lancé

Dimensions

86 × 70 cm (33 7/8 × 27 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of E. M. Bakwin Indonesian Textile Collection

Reference Number

2002.961

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