Shoulder Cloth (Selendang)

Date:
mid-19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Sumatra, Palembang
Culture:
Palembang
Medium:
Cotton, gold and silver wrapped cotton thread
Dimensions:
W x D: 11 3/4 x 100in. (29.9 x 254cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Morton Baum, 1965
Accession Number:
65.13.3
Not on view
Mrs. Morton Baum, New York, until 1965

Gittinger, Mattiebelle. Splendid symbols: Textiles and Tradition in Indonesia, edited by Nancy Donovan Segal. Washington, D.C.: Textile Museum, 1979, pp. 79–114.