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  • Indonesia
  • sarong, late 1800s–1974
  • Where object was made: Bali, Indonesia
  • cotton, metal thread, weaving, dyeing, ikat
  • Object Length/Width: 220 x 103 cm
    Object Length/Width: 86 5/8 x 40 1/2 in
  • Gift of Barbara Michener
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3678

The length of blue fabric has unhemmed ends. It has a blue field and the sides are decorated with narrow yellow chevrons with a plant-like design inside. There is a Iight blue line and row of small red triangles outlined with light blue. Gold threads are shot through the ends over a leaf-like design in yellow, red and light blue.