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Shouldercloth (slendang)

Location
Not on display
Further information

This Javanese silk shoulder cloth with a layered geometric design of repeated alternating quartered squares, may have originally been made for the Arab export market.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, August 2000

Place of origin
Cirebon, West Java, Java, Indonesia
Cultural origin
Peranakan Chinese
Year
20th century
Media
Textile
Medium
silk, natural dyes; batik
Dimensions
48.0 x 327.6 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Bequest of Alex Biancardi 2000
Accession number
257.2000
Copyright
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