University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-38-54
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Hand-Sewn
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1900.1.1226 - Other Number
113 - Other Number

Description

A woven, dyed, hand-sewn cotton legging panel; top comprised of a series of strips of cloth, sewn together in red, blue, light blue and multi-colored woven tape; bottom of plain white with sides embroidered in red with a woven strip in blue, and rust brown attached top of white section hand embroidered in various designs in rust/brown blue. (see 2003-38-55 for very similar piece).


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