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Thread

Spools

Object Number:82-7-203
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Isaan
Provenience: Thailand
Udon Thani
Ban Pu Lu
Date Made: 1900-1981
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1981
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Indigo Dye
Technique:Mad Mii
Length: 126 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1981
Other Number:172 - Other Number

Description

Many skeins of dark blue thread tied in certain spots with plastic string. The ends are tied up so that it forms a big loop. It includes nineteen spools with dark blue, white flecked thread, seven spools with dark blue, and three empty spools. Cross-wise threads for weaving matme in the Ikat technique.

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