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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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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

probably Dutch, 19th century

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

25.200

Medium or Technique

Cotton; plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes