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Lot 0129
Antique Woman's ceremonial skirt, "tapis kaca", homespun cotton ground with gold-wrapped thread, silk "inu" embroidery and mica, Kauer people, Lampung. 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: 46'' x 44'' (117 x 112 cm).

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$500

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Antique Indonesian Ceremonial Tapis Textile

Estimate $1,500 - $2,000
5d
16h
52m
28s
$5000 bids
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