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Printed by the reserve process and often called batik. Dark blue ground surrounded by a border with a scrolling vine with an inner border of strange figures printed with neutral orange and light neutral orange.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Indonesian (Javanese),

Dimensions

103 x 105 cm (40 9/16 x 41 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.05 x 1.03

Accession Number

21.761

Medium or Technique

Cotton batik

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes