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Splendid symbols

Mattiebelle Gittinger

Splendid symbols

textiles and tradition in Indonesia

by Mattiebelle Gittinger

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Published by Oxford University Press in Singapore, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indonesia,
  • Indonesia.
    • Subjects:
    • Textile fabrics -- Indonesia,
    • Clothing and dress -- Indonesia,
    • Indonesia -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesTextiles and tradition in Indonesia.
      StatementMattiebelle Gittinger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN635.I65 G57 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240, [3] p., [9] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2366641M
      ISBN 100195826302
      LC Control Number86945015


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