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Collected Palembang, south Sumatra
Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom
[ma'a or mawa]
17th-18th century Gujarat India
handspun cotton, natural dyes, mordants
hand-drawn batik, mordant block printing, mordant painting
506.0 (h) x 98.6 (w) cm
Conserved with the assistance of the Asian Bookroom Gift of Mary and Michael Abbott 1987
NGA 1987.1077
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