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Textile length (half of sarong)

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Rectangular cotton cloth with overall pattern of interlacing stripes and zigzag designs in brilliant yellow, red, green, purple and natural ecru created by the warp ikat technique. The crosswise edges are unfinished.

Provenance

Purchased by MFA on March 5, 1925

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Malayan, British colonial rule, early 20th century

Object Place

Terengganu, Malaysia

Dimensions

82 x 104 cm (32 5/16 x 40 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.62

Medium or Technique

Cotton; plain-weave, warp yarn resist-dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes