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Sarong Kebaya|Peter H. Lee
Sarong Kebaya : Peranakan Fashion in an Interconnected World, 1500-1950
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This book traces the history of the costume of Peranakan women; specifically, the sarong, kebaya, and baju panjang. The sarong kebaya is only a starting point, however, for a rich history of language, women, trade, slavery, community formation, and education. Profusely illustrated with a wealth of historical photographs and beautiful images of sarongs and kebayas from a large donation to the Peranakan Museum, as well as those in a private collection, the book will become a valuable reference. Independent scholar Peter Lee has amassed impressive documentation from primary and secondary sources in this highly readable, visually stunning book.

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  • ISBN-13: 9789810901462
  • ISBN-10: 9810901461
  • Publisher: Asian Civilisations Museum
  • Publish Date: January 2015
  • Dimensions: 12 x 9.9 x 1.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 5.33 pounds
  • Page Count: 352

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