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Jacket

Object Number:2003-38-87
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: China
Shan State
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Ikat
Sewn
Applique
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1900.1.1158 - Other Number

Description

Jacket with long sleeves; chest panels of woven cotton, piece dyed blue; sleeves consist of piece-dyed and undyed woven cotton, covered with bands of material including woven red, blue, and white cotton bands, piece-dyed red, blue and green cotton bands, and bands of cotton ikat--all bands edge sewn and applied to original woven cottonsleeve; back: 4 major horizontal bands with narrow bands of yarn-dyed cotton; top is woven cotton, piece dyed red; 2nd is red, white and blue cotton ikat; 3rd band of woven cotton piece-dyed yellow (faded); bottom band of ikat with woven cotton edging.

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