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Native NameLamba
Object Number:78-2-4
Current Location: Africa Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Malagasy
Provenience: Madagascar
Section:African
Materials:Silk
Technique:Dyed
Sewn
Credit Line:Purchased from Margaret Linton, 1978

Description

Lamba, natural raw silk, aniline dyes of maroon, purple, green, cerise; gold stripes. Two strips of unbleached natural color silk and three strips of striped silk sewn together; fine band on border and knotted fringe.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Africa Galleries: From Maker To Museum (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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