University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-38-52
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Woven
Embroidered
Sewn
Dyed
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1900.1.1185 - Other Number

Description

A women's jacket woven of cotton and dyed indigo blue with a round neck, and a triangular piece over the right front. Jacket is fastened with four indigo blue frogs: one at neck, two on triangular flap, one at waist; multi-colored embroidery in fine eyelet stitches trim the neck, down the front, and back sides around the bottom. The sleeves are extra long. There is a facing around the inside of the neck.


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