University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-38-10
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Indochina
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Metal
Shell
Technique:Woven
Embroidered
Strung
Beaten
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1900.1.186 - Other Number
117 - Other Number

Description

A blue cotton legging sewn together at the top and embroidered with a red and white edging and a row of beaten metal flowers sewn on; small red tassel in the center; the bottom has a wide red embroidered band with white and red crosses in the center; the top edge has a row of beaten silver flowers; the center of which has 3 rows and comes to a point; a long strand of white shell beads is tied to the outer edges.


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