Asian Art :: Indonesia

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INDONESIA, JAVA

Head cloth (iket kepala), with birds in the form of Arabic calligraphy

c.1900, north coast Java, Indonesia

cotton, indigo, cap batik

92.0 x 91.0 cm

Gift of Michael Abbott AO QC through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

20124A19

Currently on display in Gallery 19B