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Lot 0126
Antique Ceremonial sarong, "tapis", gold-wrapped thread couched on cotton ground, Abung people, Lampung, Sumatra. Tapis are heavily ornamented ceremonial sarongs made and worn by women in the south Sumatran province of Lampung, Indonesia. Tapis are made from cloth strips that are woven by hand from dyed cotton and silk threads, then sewn together into a tube, and finally decorated with gold, silk, mirrors, and other precious materials. Size: 43'' x 27.5'' (109 x 70 cm).

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$400

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Antique Indonesian Ceremonial Tapis Textile

Estimate $800 - $1,500
5d
16h
52m
28s
$4000 bids
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