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Shoulder Cloth (Bidak Selendang)

mid-18th to 19th century

Silk, silver and gold thread; weft ikat, supplementary weft

227 × 60 cm (89 3/8 × 23 5/8in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.303
Geography: 
Made in Lampung, Jabung, Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Lampung
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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