SPECIAL ADVISORY: The Yale University Art Gallery is free and open to the public from Tuesday through Sunday. Masks and COVID-19 vaccination (including booster, if eligible) are required.Review our Visitor Policies

Loan Object
PrevNext1 of 2
Photo Credit: Christopher Gardner
PrevNext2 of 2
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery

Shoulder Cloth (Limar)

probably 19th century

Silk and gold thread; supplementary weft ikat

61 13/16 × 28 3/4 in. (157 × 73 cm)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.214
Geography: 
Made in Muntok, Bangka, Indonesia
Made in Bangka, Muntok, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Bangka
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. First Known Collector: Flick

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.