University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 78-2-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Malagasy
Provenience: Madagascar
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Credit Line:Purchased from Margaret Linton, 1978

Description

Lamba, "andrianos: many rivers"; the "rivers" are of crochet cotton, the rest is raw silk. Stripes are of black, white, ochre, green, and yellow; embroidered band and hemmed edges, hand-woven.


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