Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Shoulder Cloth (Selendang)

late 19th–early 20th century
Indonesia, Sumatra
Silk, metal thread, paper
Overall: 17 3/4 x 114 in. (45.09 x 289.56 cm)
Other: 17 3/4 in. (45.09 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan L. Wolfe, 1956
Accession Number:
Not on view
Alan L. Wolfe, until 1956

Iklé, Charles F. "Ikat technique and Dutch East Indian Ikats." Bulletin of the Needle and Bobbin Club vol. 15 (1931).

Gittinger, Mattiebelle. Splendid symbols: Textiles and Tradition in Indonesia, edited by Nancy Donovan Segal. Washington, D.C.: Textile Museum, 1979, pp. 139–50.

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