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Loan Object

Woman’s Ceremonial Shawl (Selendang / Kain Lawon)

19th Century

Silk; tritik

Full size of object incl backing: 138.43 × 309.88 cm (54 1/2 × 122 in.) 212 × 89 cm (83 7/16 × 35 1/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.836
Geography: 
Made in Palembang, Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Palembang
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Seller: Kesner (2011-11-04)

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