Artist Sumatran
  • Ceremonial Skirt
Date late 19th century
Medium Silk embroidered and cotton warp ikat
Dimensions Overall: 46 1/4 × 50 1/4 inches (117.5 × 127.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number 81.717
Department Asian Art
Not On View
Robert J. Holmgren (New York, New York, USA) and Anita E. Spertus;
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Rites of Passage. Mingei International Museum of Folk Art. San Diego, 1979.

"A Red Ikat Tapis: Ships and the Lands Beyond," Bulletin of the DIA 68, no. 3. 1994.