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Cloth

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Native Name:
Batik
Object Number:
29-58-147
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Java
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Cotton
Description:
Shawl with representation of scene in a puppet play, two figures of contending warriors, one on each side of the "mountain" (with a tree, figures of monkeys, and birds) which on certain occasions occupies the centre of the "stage". Fugures of birds hover over the warriors. Designs in brown, blue, and natural colour of cloth.
Length:
113cm
Width:
106cm

Bibliography:

[Article] Davidson, Daniel S. The Oceanic Collections of the University Museum. The University Museum Bulletin. 12 (3-4) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 101, Fig. 32
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