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Cotton batik sample with design of alternating diagonal bands of parang and kawung patterns in dark blue, brown and natural ecru.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on May 4, 1911

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indonesian (Javanese), Dutch colonial rule, 19th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 23 1/4 x 38 1/4 in. (59.1 x 97.2 cm)

Accession Number

11.1290

Medium or Technique

Cotton, plain-weave, wax resist-dyed (batik)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles