Beaded Red Cotton Batik Shoulder Bag from Indonesia, "Javanese Redbird"
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A colorful bird and flowers cover this beautiful red handbag from Wahyu Sulistiani. Created in batik on cotton, the sawunggaling motif depicts the king's favorite rooster, which is a symbol of Javanese beauty and power. Lavish beadwork is applied by hand, and the shoulder bag opens to reveal a convenient inner zipper pocket. It closes with drawstrings and a magnetic snap.
- 0.26 kgs
- 0.6 lbs
- Bag: 32 cm H x 24.5 cm W x 10 cm D
- Bag: 12.5" H x 9.75" W x 3.9" D
- Straps: 60 cm L x 1.5 cm W
- Straps: 23.5" L x 0.6" W
- Strap drop length: 21 cm from strap to bag
- Strap drop length: 8.25" from strap to bag
Wahyu Sulistiani has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $1250. Proceeds were used to stock up on fabric and other materials to increase production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.