Batavia mirror 2 doors

Batavian mirror

Price:
Wood & Material:

Teak wood, Mirror 3mm, brass hinges and knob pulls

Finishes:

Fine sanded, Teak oiled wood stain, Satin polyurethane spray coating.

Dimension:

31 3/8" x 1 1/8" x 35 3/8"

80 x 3 x 90 cm

Indonesia ethnic mirror 2 doors handcrafted of teak wood

A beautiful mirror of the Batavia classic furniture embellished with foliage carving panels. The mirror covered with 2 trellis doors curved at top.

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Indonesian classic furniture

Most of the Indonesian classic furniture embellished with elaborate carving. The pieces hand carved with an interlaced decorative design, low relief carving on solid wood structures with cut out fretwork carving panels. Quality hardwood with detailed carving, they were made for nobles.

The mirror in Batavian living room
Classic Batavian furniture

People furniture

While the Indonesian nobilities use elaborate carving furniture, the common people in the colonial period familiar to rustic furniture. Most of these villagers use a trunk for storage, bench, table, and other basic furniture.

At that time, the citizens of Batavia city (now Jakarta) began using furniture to furnish terrace, living room, and kitchen. The dining chair using straight legs and arrow feet while the terrace chair using cabriole legs and cuffed feet.

The furniture became a symbol of wealth for the people, the terrace furniture looks more beautiful than bedroom furniture. This is because the terrace furniture can be seen by outsiders.

Simple carving panels

The Batavian mirror features plain frames and panels decorated with simple carving. The mirror enclosed by two doors assembled of plain frames and trellis.

Original carving mirror
The Batavian mirror design is similar to the Javanese carving mirror that usually owned by aristocrats in Central Java. The mirror panels on the frame decorated with cutout fretwork wood carving. This carving type is used in most of the furniture design in Central Java.
Whitewashed finish batavian mirror
Batavian mirror simple carving and whitewashed finish.

Both mirrors made of teak solid wood, using solid brass hinges and knob for the doors.

Batavia furniture

Barrel chair made of teak frame rattan seat
Barrel Chair Rattan Seat
Teak wood
Living room,Lounge chair
Barrel teak rattan bench
Barrel bench
Teak wood
Living room,Bench
Teak accent table Batavia
Batavia accent table
Teak wood
Living room,End table
Betawi ethnic dining chair made of teak.
Banteng chair
Teak wood
Dining room,Dining chair
Teak round table Batavia
Teak round table Batavia
Teak wood
Dining room,Dining table
Teak round table batavia
Batavia round table
Teak wood
Living room,Coffee table
Teak furniture betawi console table 2 drawers
Betawi teak console table
Teak wood
Living room,Accent table
Betawi console table 3 drawers made of teak wood
Betawi console table 3 drawers made of teak
Teak wood
Living room,Accent table
Betawi new banteng chair teak wood
New banteng chair
Teak wood
Living room,Lounge chair
Betawi new chair rattan seat
Batavia new chair
Teak wood
Dining room,Dining chair
Betawi banteng chair made of teak wood
Banteng arm chair
Teak wood
Dining room,Dining chair
The cantique tub chair features curved-in legs scrolling and rounded feet. Half circular seat and backrest handcrafted of teak solid wood.
Cantique tub chair
Teak wood, High resilience foam and synthetic leather
Living room,Lounge chair
Betawi kurung chair
Kurung teak chair
Teak wood
Living room,Lounge chair
Barrel chair betawi made of teak wood
Betawi barrel chair
Teak wood
Living room,Lounge chair
Mission style round table used by Indonesian Betawi ethnic to furnish the terrace.
Barrel table teak
Teak wood
Living room,End table