University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-31-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bagobo
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Mindanao
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Cotton
Glass
Metal
Length: 44cm
Width: 130cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1994.X.14167 - Other Number

Description

Jacket.

Small, open placket jacket with stand-up (Mandarin) collar, and patch breast pocket. Boxy, T-shape, with no gusseting at armpits. Fabric is a fine weave of yellow and brown, with red cross-stripes in places. Elaborately decorated at collar, hem, placket edges, shoulder seams, and sleeve cuffs with bands of floss embroidery, pony bead embroidery, ribbon appliqué, and small copper alloy sequins. Further pony bead and sequin decoration at top of shoulders and arms. Patch pocket embroidered with multicolored pony bead embroidery. Small (glass?) button with loop closure at collar opening.


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