Cloth Fragment


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Cloth Fragment   (1991.01.0010)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Textileworking T&E
  4. :
  5. Needleworking T&E
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1980 - 1990
Culture Javanese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 236.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 101.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) .02 cm
Weight 321 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton
Manufacturing Processes Dyeing, Weaving
Munsell Color Information Moderate Orange Yellow / Light Orange Yellow (10yr 8/8 ) -ns Black ( N1.75) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Indonesian Women's Costume. Judi Achjadi. Classical Batik. Drs. Hamzuri. Songket Weaving in Indonesia. Dra Suwati Kartiwa M. SC. Gillow, John. 1992. Traditional Indonesian Textiles. London and New York: Thames & Hudson. Gittinger, Mattiebelle. 1990. Splendid Symbols: Textiles and Tradition in Indonesia. Singapore: Oxford University Press. (Earlier editions 1979, 1985). Gittinger, Matiebelle. 2005. Textiles for This World and Beyond: Treasures from Insular Southeast Asia. London and Washington. Scala Publishers in association with the Textile Museum. Kerlogue, Fiona. 2004. Batik: Design, Style & History. London and New York: Thames & Hudson.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchased with Funds from the Friends of the World Heritage Museum - Spurlock Museum Purchase by Barbara Bohen on Trip to Indonesia with Funds from Friends of the World Heritage Museum
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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