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Lot 0130
Antique Woman's ceremonial skirt cloth, "tapis", couched gold and silver-wrapped thread, mica, natural dyes on cotton ground, 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: 46'' x 50'' (117 x 127 cm).

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$200

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Antique Indonesian Ceremonial Tapis Textile

Estimate $400 - $600
5d
16h
52m
30s
$2000 bids
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