Object Timeline


  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object ended.





  • You found it!

Pidan Temple Hanging (Cambodia)

This is a Pidan temple hanging. It is dated 1900–1969 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is silk and its technique is tied resist patterning in weft (ikat) on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Clara Waldeck. It is credited Gift of Clara Waldeck.

  • Vanity Case, Buddha
  • guilloché enamel, carved jadeite, diamonds, cabochon sapphire, enamel,....
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.32

Its dimensions are

H x W: 202.5 x 86.4 cm (79 3/4 x 34 in.)

Cite this object as

Pidan Temple Hanging (Cambodia); Previously owned by Charles Iklé ; silk; H x W: 202.5 x 86.4 cm (79 3/4 x 34 in.); Gift of Clara Waldeck; 1969-170-17

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18469169/ |title=Pidan Temple Hanging (Cambodia) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=9 August 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>