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Indo-Pacific Art

Waist Wrapper (Kain Panjang)

late 19th–early 20th century

Cotton; batik

244 × 107 cm (96 1/16 × 42 1/8 in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5452
Geography: 
Made in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Java
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Purchased by Mrs. Moore in Java.

Bibliography: 

Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 21, no. 13, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.