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long sash
  • Indonesia
  • long sash, late 1800s–1974
  • Where object was made: Jawa, Indonesia
  • cotton, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 228 x 13.5 cm length includes fringe
    Object Length/Width: 89 3/4 x 5 5/16 in length includes fringe
  • Gift of Barbara Michener
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6660.02
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The very long, narrow black cotton sash has two pairs of thin white lines at either end and short tasseled fringe at either end.

This is put on second, on top of the sarong. It is wrapped around body from the hips to the breasts.