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Coat

Object Number:2003-43-10
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Orochi (uncertain)
Nivkh
Provenience: Siberia
Amur River
Culture Area: Siberia
Section:American
Materials:Fishskin
Cotton
Paint
Ink
Gut
Technique:Tanned
Woven
Sewn
Painted
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1899.1.10 - Other Number
74-1-109 - Other Number

Description

Adult coat. Chinese style; buttoned along right hand side; knotted buttons and loops of gut; coat consists of strips of fishskin sewn together; lined with blue cotton, hemmed with blue and red cotton fabric; collar and placket decorated with hand painted scroll design in red, green, yellow, black.

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