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Breast Wrapper for a Courtier (Kemben)

early 20th century

Cotton and silk; tritik, soga batik, appliqué

265 × 24 cm (104 5/16 × 9 7/16 in.)
Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus Collection, Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2006.4.369
Culture: 
Java
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Surakarta, Java, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Robert J. Holmgren and Anita E. Spertus, New York. Ex-collection: K. R. T. Hardjonagoro. First Known Collector: K. R. T. Hardjonagoro

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