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Selendang

Selendang

  • Place of origin:

    Malaysia (made)

  • Date:

    early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton batik

  • Museum number:

    IS.90-1977

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Selendang (scarf) of cotton batik. Dark red field, with pattern of repeating rosettes, large and small, reserved. End borders include key and lozenge patterns, side borders key and scrolling foliage patterns, red and cream.

Place of Origin

Malaysia (made)

Date

early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cotton batik

Dimensions

Length: 217 cm, Width: 78 cm

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File number 1977/2114.

Descriptive line

Selendang (scarf), cotton batik, Kelantan, Malaysia, early 20th century

Production Note

Kelantan, Malaysia

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Weaving; Batik

Subjects depicted

Lozenges; Scrolling foliage; Key pattern; Rosettes

Categories

Textiles; Clothing

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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