University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:2003-43-67
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ulchi
Provenience: Siberia
Amur River
Culture Area: Siberia
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Tin
Brass
Glass
Hide
Technique:Woven
Appliqued
Embossed
Resist Dyed
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1899.1.67 - Other Number
65 - Other Number
71-1-159 - Other Number

Description

A decorative fabric bib consisting of a variety of cotton fabrics sewn vertically and horizontally to form an overall rectangular design; the bib ties around the neck with two hide strips; 6 circular and pear-shaped metal discs are fastened to the bottom with hide loops; a rectangular piece of printed cotton fabric from which dangle blue glass beads and metal chains is appliqued just above the center of the bib; it is backed with red printed cotton.


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