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This colorful blouse is part of a traditional women’s costume in the province of Bukidnon in northern Mindanao (Philippine Islands). It is made up of strips of dark blue and red cotton cloth, with appliqued and embroidered zigzag and chain designs in red, blue and white. It slips over the head, and is very short, […]
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