User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Woman's jacket

Start collecting

Gold and red stripes with dark denim on sleeves, white shells around the collar and back panel, and gold sequins on front lapels.

Provenance

Purchased by donor in Asia when she lived in Singapore in 1977; Gift to MFA January 25, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth Oliver Jolliffe

Sumatran, 20th century

Object Place

Lampong, Indonesia

Dimensions

Center back: 30.5 cm (12 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1259

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave, denim, shells, and sequins

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes