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Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [mawa or ma'a]
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India
Collected Palembang, south Sumatra
Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom
[mawa or ma'a]
Imitation patola
17th-18th century Gujarat India
cotton, natural dyes, mordants
mordant block printing
242.5 (h) x 86.0 (w) cm
Purchased 1984
NGA 1984.613
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