Tari Topeng Scarf
Silk Satin Printed Scarf
Size: 90 x 90cm
Design by Indonesia local artist, Yosephine
Manufactured in Indonesia
Design inspired by Betawi mask dances who performed dance and drama of Betawi people in Jakarta
The Story Behind
Vibrant Colors of Betawi Mask Dance Betawi Mask Dance is one the characteristic of Betawi culture, according to the history, this dance is the symbolism of light that help cease away bad luck. On modern days, this dance is now simply a form of entertainment, since many do not practice the ritual anymore. The artist uses many vibrant colors, with the purpose to show the visualization of the magical mask dancers. Rumyang mask is illustrated with the pink colored mask, while Tumenggung is illustrated on red color. This border is filled with vibrant color and borders similar to Batik Betawi.