Thailand, Sukhothai period

Seated Buddha, 16th century


H. 11 7/16 in. (29 cm)

Gift of Alexander B. Griswold


Burma, Chin State, Mara Chin

Man’s ceremonial cloth (cawng nak puan), 1920–40

Silk; warp-faced tabby with twill weave and discontinuous supplementary weft patterns

Acquired through the George and Mary Rockwell Fund


Northwestern Burma, Naga culture

Naga Chief’s mantel, ca. 1930–50

Cotton, dog hair, and cowrie shells

43 x 57 1/2 in.

Acquired through the George and Mary Rockwell Fund



Textile for traveling

Laos, Tai Daeng people

Textile for traveling, or baby-covering, with diamond designs, ca. 1930–60

Handspun silk with supplemental weft patterning and lac-red dye

49 x 23 in. (124.5 x 58.4 cm)

Gift of the Estate of Louise Taraldson Woods and other donors, by exchange


Abdul Latiff bin Mohidin

Malaysian, born 1941

Tanpa Nama (Untitled), from the series Pago-Pago, 1968

Oil on canvas

33 x 27 1/2 in. (83.8 x 69.9 cm)

Gift of Dolores D. and Clifton R. Wharton, Jr.