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Scarf
Scarf
Date:
1900–1920
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk; Wax Resisit Dyeing (batik)
Dimensions:
35 x 35 (88.9 x 88.9 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Dutch Colonial Or Indo-European
Accession Number:
53.42.126
Acquisition Date:
1952-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Templeton Crocker

-A silk scarf made for a colonial woman, shows influence of art noveau (reflective of Arts and Crafts market in the Hague), an interpretation of the semen pattern, dyed brown-typical of Solo.--Itie van Hout 7/2004

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