skirt cloth

Unsewn songket outer skirt cloth, kamben, formed of two lengths of handwoven fabric sewn together horizontally along the selvedge. The warp has bands of green and red, between which are narrow yellow stripes flanked by narrower blue ones. Weft is of yellow thread, with metal thread supplementary weft patterning which divides the cloth into a pattern of squares, each containing a decorative motif.

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