Batik dengan motif burung sawunggaling (ayam jantan, berasal dari mitos Jawa) karya Go Tik Swan, 1964, koleksi Iwan Tirta.
Hmong story cloth. The embroidery is beautiful and the images serve as reminders to tell a story.
ornaments-of-the-world: “ Batik from Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia ”
Javanese batik in the parang style. Parang was once used exclusively by the royal courts of Central Java. It has several translations such as 'knife pattern' or 'broken blade'. The Parang design consists of slanting rows of thick knife-like segments running in parallel diagonal bands.