Batik Tulis Besurek


Museum Batik Indonesia

Museum Batik Indonesia
Jakarta, Indonesia

Long cloth with Besurek motif, typical of Bengkulu Batik with Arabic calligraphy decoration. The long cloth in red coloured is decorated with Kuau Bird which nicknamed as Cendrawasih Sumatera. This motif symbolizes the spirit towards the heaven and the innocence of a newborn baby.


  • Title: Batik Tulis Besurek
  • Date Created: 1960/1960
  • Location Created: Sumatera
  • Physical Dimensions: 221 x 111 cm
  • Rights: Museum Batik Indonesia
  • Medium: Cotton

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