Tapis Cermuk

Unknown Sumatran, Sumatran


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19th century

Cotton, silk floss and colored mirrors

Overall: 46 1/16 × 52 15/16 in. (117 × 134.5 cm)

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



Place Made: Sumatra, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Asia


19th century

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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, p. 34, plate 11, ill.


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

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