Woman's jacket

Sumatran
20th century


Object Place: Sumatra, Lampong, Indonesia

Dimensions

Center back: 27.9 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1260

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave, denim, shells, and embroidery

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Gold and red stripes with light denim on sleeves, white shells around the collar and back panel, and embroidery on front lapels.

Provenance

Purchased by donor in Asia when she lived in Singapore in 1977; Gift to MFA January 25, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth Oliver Jolliffe