It was preceded by Volume 1, Introduction and manuscripts of the Karaton Surakarta (1993) and Volume 2 Manuscripts of the Mangkunagaran Palace (2000).
31 manuscripts were stolen as well (indicated as 'missing' in the catalogue), including RP 86 Gambar Songsong Karaton Surakarta which is an illustrated manuscript in color and gold leaf describing the various ceremonial sunshades for specific ranks used within the Surakarta royal family.
Lombok's handmade Karaton
four-poster is a statuesque great buy at pounds 1,395 (www.
Chapter 3 has as its focus Pontjopangrawit's activities upon his release from Tanah Merah, and his success as a significant artist in the Surakarta karaton
(palace) prior to the mystery surrounding his death.
Kranion is Greek for skull and by extension anything hornlike, hence karaton
, that horn-shaped vegetable.
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