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Jacket

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Object Number:
2003-38-48
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Lahu
Provenience:
China
Indochina
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Cotton
Silk
Technique:
Woven
Appliqued
Sewn
Description:
Girl's jacket of coarse purple handwoven cotton. Fitted waist, flaired hem. Collar formed by applied band of strips of piece-dyed ribbons (yellow and orange) and purple, green, and blue cotton material. Hem layered in bands of applied piece-dyed cotton (pink, red, gray, green, purple, brown, indigo) and edged in black cotton. A ribbon of green silk brocade floats above this multi-colored band.
Credit Line:
Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Other Number:
1900.1.1161   -   Other Number
110   -   Other Number

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