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Coat

Object Number:2003-43-11
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nanai
Ulchi
Provenience: Siberia
Amur River
Culture Area: Siberia
Section:American
Materials:Fishskin
Cotton
Paint
Ink
Technique:Tanned
Painted
Sewn
Length: 76 cm
Width: 101.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1899.1.11 - Other Number
74-1-112 - Other Number

Description

Child's coat made of strips and cut pieces of fishskin sewn together; bottom trimmed with red and blue strips of cotton fabric; lined with blue cotton fabric; bodice and cuffs handpainted in floral scroll designs in red, blue, yellow and black.

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