Womans sarong (skirt) - ROM2012_12981_2

ROM2012_12981_2

Womans sarong (skirt)

Maker: Mrs. Jens (batik designer)
Medium:Cotton batik
Geography: Pekalongan, Jawa Tengah (Central Java), Indonesia
Date: 1900-1910
Dimensions:
227 x 106 cm
Object number: 2011.73.24
Credit Line: Gift of Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust
Not on view
DescriptionThe main field has two rows of figures in European dress depicting scenes from Snow White with a red floral border. The head (kepala) has a red background with large stems and flowers. This panel is signed by Mrs. Jens, one of the more famous batik designers.
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