Rectangular silk cloth with fine lengthwise green, violet, and orange stripes with plain deep violet borders along each selvedge and twisted warp fringe. Each crosswise end is decorated with bands of metallic gold discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.
Purchased by MFA through Dr. Coomaraswamy on April 7, 1921
Marianne Brimmer Fund
Indonesian (Sumatran, possibly Batak), Dutch colonial rule, 19th century