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Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [patola]
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India
Collected Palembang, south Sumatra
Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom
[patola]
with basket design [chhabadi bhat] and eight pointed blossom bud-star motifs
18th Century Gujarat India
handspun silk, natural dyes
double ikat
521.5 (h) x 98.0 (w) cm
Purchased 1984
NGA 1984.745
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