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Sarong

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Man or woman' skirt. Printed by the reserve process and often called batik. On one end is a dark blue panel with a conventional design of flowers and spots in brown, black and white; the other end has a dark brown and white mottled ground which is broken with leaf forms in the same colors.

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

101 x 187.5 cm (39 3/4 x 73 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.875 x 1.01

Accession Number

11.1326

Medium or Technique

Batik

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes