Pattern/Motif Name: Semen Gurda
Design Format: Hip Wrapper (Kain Panjang) with undyed borders on the narrow ends only.
Provenance: Java, Jogjakarta
Maker: Maria Noor
Technique: Hand-drawn wax resist on machine-woven cotton
Dyeing Methods: Natural Dyes
Dimension: 2.5m x 1.1m
Profusion of sprouts. Traditional Central Javanese pattern associated with fertility and regeneration.
Elliot, I.M. (1984). Batik: fabled cloth of Java. (New York: Clarkson N. Potter).