The landap is the most distinctive of all the malongs. It is used for ceremonies. Traditionally, magenta and yellow colors are used by the sultans (*).
This particular malong has a horizontal frieze pattern that cuts across two vertical bands each decorated with frieze patterns.
The symmetry group of a given frieze pattern is mm.
Axes of distinct vertical reflections and horizontal reflection; and distinct centers of 180o rotation are as shown in the figure below.
*Rubenstein, D.Fabric Treasures of the Philippines. Isla Center for the Arts at the University of Guam. (1989)