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Learning to practice batik making at Textile Museum

  • Juliana Harsianti


Jakarta | Tue, July 8 2008 | 10:20 am
Learning to practice batik making at Textile Museum A girl creates batik at the Textile Museum in West Jakarta. (JP/Juliana Harsianti) (JP/Juliana Harsianti)

PREMIUM Amid the hustle and bustle of traffic and commerce in Central Jakarta's Tanah Abang area stands an European-styled building. The former residence of a French citizen now houses the Textile Museum, with its large front yard and its shady trees in stark contrast to the hectic life on the street. The spacious and quiet room of the museum displays a wide variety of cloths from differe...