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Shoulder cloth (slendang, kain prada)

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Shoulder cloth (slendang) with design of The gold leaf was possible applied in Bali.

Provenance

Gift of the Honorable George Holden Tinkham to the MFA on January 14, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of the Honorable George Holden Tinkham

Batik

Indonesian (Javanese), Dutch colonial rule, 19th or early 20th century

Object Place

Java

Dimensions

Height x width: 78 x 12 1/2 in. (198.1 x 31.8 cm)

Accession Number

43.16

Medium or Technique

Cotton, gold leaf (prada); plain-weave, wax resist-dyed (batik)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes