Tapis Kaca Bekandang (Fenced Mirror Tapis)

Sumatra, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Asia

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19th century

Silk and cotton with sequins, glass beads, felted wool, lead-backed mirrors, gold and silver thread, and silver coins

Overall: 41 5/16 x 45 11/16 in. (105 x 116 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Stephen A. Lister, Class of 1963

2009.98.7

Geography/Culture

Asia, Southeast Asia, Indonesia

Period

19th century

Object Name

Textile

Classification

Asia

Not on view

Exhibition History

Wearing Wealth and Styling Identity: Tapis from Lampung, South Sumatra, Indonesia, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries and Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 11-August 31, 2009.

Publication History

Mary-Louise Totton, Wearing Wealth and Styling Identity: Tapis from Lampung, South Sumatra, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009, contents page, p. 32, p. 107, plate 10, ill.

Provenance

Stephen A. Lister, Santa Fe, New Mexico; given to present collection, 2009.

Old Number

Lister number C33

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