Kain panjang (long sarong)

Medium: cotton Technique: wax resist dyeing (batik) on plain weave | 19th century

Unknown Maker

Long batik sarong (kain panjang) in dark blue, light brown, and white. Dark blue ground showing numerous white dots known as "gabah sinawur" (grains of rice). The "semen" (curling tendrils and other non-geometric forms) and "sawat" (wings and tail of...
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