Tjanting [batik tool] (one of 4)

Indonesian (Javanese)
20th century


Object Place: Java

Dimensions

Length: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.296

Medium or Technique

Copper and bamboo

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Equipment

Copper bowl-like batik instrument for applying wax-resist medium. See old cards.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: April 7, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund