Lower body wrapper (kain panjang)
early 20th century
Object Place: Cirebon, Java, Indonesia
Length and Width: 104.1 x 254 cm (41 x 100 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave, wax resist-dyed (batik)
Not On View
Lower body wrapper (kain panjang) with design of brown and navy leaf pattern with butterfly and tree frog motif on a beige ground.
Purchased in Djakarta, Java in 1969 from the shop/studio of Iwan Tirtaamidjio, the leading batik artist from 1960-1980. MFA purchase June 21, 2006.
Frank B. Bemis Fund