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, Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom ENLARGE | ZOOM 1/1

traded to Indonesia Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom
[Palampore] late 19th century
  • featuring Tree of Life motif flanked by animals
Machilipatnam (Masulipatam), Andhra Pradesh Coromandel coast, India India
textiles, ceremonial objects, handspun cotton, natural dyes and mordants
Technique: mordant block printing, pigment painting
211.0 h x 125.0 w cm
Gift of Michael and Mary Abbott 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1623