Lampung Ceremonial cloth (Kain Tampan)


Unit Pengelola Museum Seni

Unit Pengelola Museum Seni
Jakarta, Indonesia

This fabric is a "Kain Tampan" used as the cover of food for the certain ceremonies. Has an animal motif (bull) and is made with supplementary weft weaving technique.


  • Title: Lampung Ceremonial cloth (Kain Tampan)
  • Date Created: 1920, 1901/2000
  • Physical Dimensions: 96 x 77 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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