Man's or woman's rectangular cotton batik lower body wrapper (kain panjang) with an overall pattern of five rows of fish medallions in blue, gray and white on a gray ground, a design possibly inspired by Chinese ceramics.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift to the MFA, Boston May 4, 1911
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Indonesian (Javanese), Dutch colonial rule, late 19th to early 20th century
Java, Central, Indonesia
L x W: 254 x 107 cm (100 x 42 1/8 in. )
Medium or Technique
Cotton, natural dyes; plain-weave ground, hand-drawn (tulis) wax resist-dyed (batik)