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Shoulder Cloth (Limar)

mid-17th to 18th century

Silk, gold metal thread; weft ikat, supplementary weft

207 × 72 cm (81 1/2 × 28 3/8 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.304
Geography: 
Made in Komering, Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Komering
Period: 
17th–18th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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