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Selendang (shoulder Cloth) (Indonesia), 1900–1971

This is a Selendang (shoulder cloth). It is dated 1900–1971 and we acquired it in 1971. Its medium is silk and its technique is hand drawn wax resist dyeing (batik) on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Bequest of Marian Hague.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 377.2 x 50.2 cm (148 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Selendang (shoulder Cloth) (Indonesia), 1900–1971; Previously owned by Charles Iklé ; silk; H x W: 377.2 x 50.2 cm (148 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.); Bequest of Marian Hague; 1971-50-495

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