Hand-drawn batik tulis; Japanese period; rare example WWII-era batik; due to scarcity of cotton, batiks of this period are highly detailed, both in number of colors as well as complexity of design

Type: batik 

Island: central Java

Material: cotton

Condition: extremely fine

Circa: 1940

ID: SJH-002-B-JAV

 

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(Peabody Essex Museum)