- "Black and white chequered cloth, protective textile, worn during performances of a war-dance – tari baris - or dramas fighting evil opponents like Rangda. Poleng is also wrapped around sacred trees and statues (kain bebali)"
Poleng - size: 56 x 320 cm
For each textile, please note that "The textiles shown here were produced in the Palace of Buleleng and some in Jembrana Regency between 1890 and 1920 by noblewomen and were restricted to the nobility.
- © All textiles and photographs: Karin Sukarya