Antique Indonesian Ceremonial Tapis Sarong, Sumatra.

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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Pre 1920: Item # 1186846

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An ornate tubular skirt, worn by wealthy women in Lampung, Sumatra. Striped cotton fabric decorated with couched metal-wrapped thread work and sequins in different gold shades. One edging on the back enhanced by a ribbon. Condition: good, few thin areas, some loose and missing threads and sequins, partial age related wear and stains. Dimension: 114 cm x 120 cm.