Ship cloths of the Lampung, South Sumatera
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Ship cloths of the Lampung, South Sumatera a research of their design, meaning and use in their cultural context by Toos van Dijk

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Published by Galerie Mabuhay in Amsterdam .
Written in English


  • Textile fabrics -- Indonesia -- Sumatra.,
  • Ships in art.,
  • Sumatra (Indonesia) -- Social life and customs.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 56-62.

StatementToos van Dijk, Nico de Jonge ; photography, Henk Beukers.
ContributionsJonge, Nico de., Beukers, Henk.
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14550945M
ISBN 109070363011

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