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Seldang, woman's scarf

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Printed by the reserve process and often called batik. Dark blue ground on which is an irregular scrolling design surrounded by a border, printed with whitish gray and light putty color.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Indonesian (Javanese),

Dimensions

259 x 51 cm (101 15/16 x 20 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .51 x 2.59

Accession Number

21.758

Medium or Technique

Batik

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes