NGA Home | Introduction | Maps | Search | Donors | Glossary
  | Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom
Click to enlarge
India
Collected Palembang, south Sumatra
Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom featuring a hunting scene featuring a frieze of niches enclosing flowering trees in pots
18th-19th century Gujarat India
handspun cotton, natural dyes, mordants
mordant block printing, pigment painting
81.0 (h) x 630.0 (w) cm
Gift of Michael and Mary Abbott 1991
NGA 1991.646
< BACK