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1901

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1925

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1995

  • We acquired this object.

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Ceremonial Hanging (Indonesia), early 20th century

This is a Ceremonial hanging. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is cotton and its technique is painted on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Elinor Merrell. It is credited Bequest of Elinor Merrell.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 135.9 x 179.7 cm (53 1/2 x 70 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

paper label with indonesian (?) writing on it at the top.

Cite this object as

Ceremonial Hanging (Indonesia), early 20th century; cotton; H x W: 135.9 x 179.7 cm (53 1/2 x 70 3/4 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-372

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18683009/ |title=Ceremonial Hanging (Indonesia), early 20th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=18 January 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>