Antique Tampan Shipcloth with large birds and people
An attempt has been made by the weaver to make this a symmetrical piece but the two halves are not precise mirror images as is to be expected.
Hand woven cotton base cloth and threads.
Has blue borders.
64 cm x 59 cm.
Estimated to be from the late 1800s
This item has lived a hearty life participating in the lives of the original creators. Therefore signs of usage are present in the form of minor stains, tears, repairs, thread loss etc.