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Panel (kamben cepuk cenama kawi
Panel (kamben cepuk cenama kawi
Date:
19–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton; Weft-resist Dyeing (ikat)
Dimensions:
127 x 73.7 cm (50 x 29 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
53.42.13
Acquisition Date:
1952-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Templeton Crocker

This is a kamben cepuk cenamakawi (sandlewood) variant. The color combination of dark black and blue with yellow is unusual, reflects a patola grid. For highly ritual use only, for example worn by Rangda (witch) in ceremonial dance.--Itie van Hout 7/2004

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