wristlet

Wristlet, gelangkana, part of costume for legong dancer. Made of carved leather decorated with gold paint. At the middle the panel rises around a motif above one artificial gemstone surrounded by a semicircle of mirrors in the form of petals. Lined with red velvet, the face showing through the apertures in the leather, the reverse of the lining backed with white fabric. Secured with a length of fine cord attached to one end which is wrapped round a button at the other.

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