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Breast cloth (kemban, kain lokcan)
Breast cloth (kemban, kain lokcan)
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Silk; Wax-resist Dyeing (batik), Resist Dyeing (tie-dye [plangi])
Dimensions:
336 x 56 cm (132 5/16 x 22 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Chinese
Accession Number:
54714.
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

The center is designed with tie-dye resist, the background of the cloth is covered with small dots (cochan).--Itie van Hout 7/2004

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.