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Sarong

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Man or woman's skirt. Printed by the reserve process and often called batik. In the middle is a panel of dark blue on which are long points of ornament in red, blue, white and yellow. This panel is edged by floral bands in the same colors; on each end is a floral design with starlike flowers on...

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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),

Dimensions

108 x 195.5 cm (42 1/2 x 76 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.955 x 1.08

Accession Number

11.1338

Medium or Technique

Batik

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes