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African & Asian Textiles

Lawon (woman's shoulder cloth)
Indonesian (Palembang, Sumatra), 19th century
68 x 28 in. (172.72 x 71.12 cm)

A silk tritik or stitch-resist-dyed lawon (shoulder cloth) in fields of contrasting tones of bright yellow-green and berry red with a yellow tritik border.

Condition: Overall good condition, with minor holes, water stain at center top and left, and slight discoloration.

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