Young Man's Dancing Waist Wrapper (Bidak) Maker: Unknown

mid 17th–18th century

Indo-Pacific Art

Not on view

Cotton, silk, ramie, silvery metallic thread; supplementary weft


a: 109 1/16 × 29 15/16 in. (277 × 76 cm)
b: 111 7/16 × 29 15/16 in. (283 × 76 cm)

Credit Line

Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971

Loan number



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Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. First Known Collector: Ayun/Elly (8000)
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Object/Work type

clothing, wrappers (garments)

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