3 samples of resist agents in the form of a piece of yellow, brown, and white wax. The materials are used in the production of batik, each wax being used for a different purpose. The dark wax is used for fillling in large areas, the light for yellow for fine lines. Wax containing a large amount of paraffin wax is used where a crackle effect is desired.
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