Sarong (kain Songket) (Indonesia), early 19th century
This is a Sarong (kain songket). It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is silk, metallic threads and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous supplementary weft patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Edith Wetmore.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 111.5 x 214.6 cm (43 7/8 x 84 1/2 in.)
Cite this object as
Sarong (kain Songket) (Indonesia), early 19th century; silk, metallic threads; H x W: 111.5 x 214.6 cm (43 7/8 x 84 1/2 in.); Gift of Edith Wetmore; 1937-8-2