Sample of cotton batik cloth with design of ground covered by an irregular honeycomb design crossed by diagonal lines. Printed with neutral orange on light neutral orange.
Purchased through Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy for the MFA from the private collection of the Javanese prince Ario Kusumodiningrat, an elder brother of the then reigning sultan in Surakarta (Solo); April 7, 1921
Marianne Brimmer Fund
Indonesian (Javanese), Dutch colonial rule, Late 19th century