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Lower body wrapper (kain sarong)

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Lower body wrapper (kain sarong), probably Dutch, made for the Javanese trade. Pale brown cotton printed with an overall design of flowers and leaves growing from fine undulating stems which run diagonally across the piece. Narrow borders on each side and at one end a wide border between...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

probably Dutch, 19th century


318 x 106 cm (125 3/16 x 41 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton; plain-weave, printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts