Lampung ceremonial cloth (Kain Tampan)


Unit Pengelola Museum Seni

Unit Pengelola Museum Seni
Jakarta, Indonesia

This "Kain Tampan" cloth used as the cover of food at the certain ceremony has a tree of life motif and made with supplementary weft weaving technique.


  • Title: Lampung ceremonial cloth (Kain Tampan)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1920
  • Physical Dimensions: 42 x 40 cm
  • Provenance: Received as gift from Drs. Yusuf Effendy
  • Type: Weaving, Textiles
  • Medium: Cotton plain weave, dyed cotton thread supplementary thread patterning

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