Asian Art :: India

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Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom (kain sembagi), with interlocking floral pattern and gold leaf

19th century, Coromandel coast, India, found in Lampung, Indonesia

cotton, mordant dye, woodblock print, gold leaf

106.5 x 260.0 cm

Gift of Michael Abbott AO QC through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide