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Malay people Ceremonial skirt cloth [kain songket] with a diagonal grid field [Skirt cloth; red silk base heavily decorated in gold brocade; field motifs of leafy form in diagonal grid] 19th century Place made: Terengganu region, Malaysia
Materials & Technique: textiles, ceremonial objects, silk, gold metallic thread; supplementary weft weaving
Dimensions: 102.0 h x 210.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1096