Lampung ceremonial cloth (Kain Tampan)


Unit Pengelola Museum Seni

Unit Pengelola Museum Seni
Jakarta, Indonesia

This "Kain Tampan" cloth has a meander motifs, made of cotton fiber with a weaving technique. As the name implies, this fabric is used as the hood of food for the ceremony.


  • Title: Lampung ceremonial cloth (Kain Tampan)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1920, 1901/2000
  • Physical Dimensions: 34 x 38 cm
  • Provenance: Received as gift from Drs. Yusuf Effendy
  • Type: Weaving
  • Medium: Cotton plain weave, dyed cotton thread supplementary thread patterning

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