Batik Gajah Birawa

Kanjeng Soemoharjomo

Unit Pengelola Museum Seni

Unit Pengelola Museum Seni
Jakarta, Indonesia

The batik was a gift from Indonesian First Lady, Tien Soeharto. The motif seen on this batik is named Gajah Birowo or the mighty elephant. The motif includes mountains, elephants, birds and horned deer. The motifs are complimented by tendrils.


  • Title: Batik Gajah Birawa
  • Creator: Kanjeng Soemoharjomo
  • Location Created: Surakarta, Central Java
  • Physical Dimensions: 250 x 106 cm
  • Provenance: Received as a gift from Mrs. Tien Soeharto
  • Type: Batik

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