A vibrant village piece from the island of Madura, an island just off the coast of Java with its own batik traditions. The women there make batik sarongs just for themselves, rarely commercially.
The dyes used are natural plant dyes - indigo blue and mengkudu (the root of the morinda tree)
Birds, butterflies and flowers. This cloth has a rectangular contrasting panel at each end.
Size: 1.03 x 2.68 m