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Balinese people
Nobleman's skirt cloth
predominantly green tie-dyed two panel field, red with gold thread songket end-panels, added narrow purple and silver braid borders
early 20th century Bali Indonesia
silk, gold and silver thread
tie-dyeing [plangi], supplementary weft weave
130.0 (h) x 115.0 (w) cm
Gift of Michael and Mary Abbott 1991
NGA 1991.540