Batik Tanjung represents the island of Penang, located on the north of Malaysia, and its people. Tanjung means cap in Malay language, and extremely common geographical name in the Malay world. It is also a synonym by the locals for people who lives on the island of Penang. With the bold, vibrant and cheerful colours and design symbolic of the richness and diversities of cultures, heritage and people of Penang island. It is traditionally hand-blocked by the Penang Batik Factory, Teluk Bahang.
Batik Tanjung made on light-weight, thin and breathable cotton lawn. Great for hot climate outdoor use.
It comes in 8 variants of vibrant and fresh colours to choose from Aqua Green, Red, Purple and Pink.
- 100% natural cotton
- Feel: super soft, super lightweight, breathable and great sweat absorbance.
- Due to the unique ways of making the batik, the colours are last long and will not shrink or expand.
- Great for making clothing, fashion accessories, home decors and etc.
Size and measurements:-
Length: 1, 2, 3 or 4 metres (depends on availability)
Width: 42-45 inches
The colour may vary from the picture shown due to the quality of the photo. It may have defects due to the natural environment and the handcrafted technique of batiks such as uneven colours, tones and spots. The values that give uniqueness and natural values of the handblocked batik.