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Fragment of a slendang

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Material: cotton. Design: executed by dyeing and the use of a reserve in pinkish red on light neutral ground; conventionalized flowers separated by a band of pinkish red indented by deep points.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Javanese,

Dimensions

55.5 x 101 cm (21 7/8 x 39 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

31.684

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes