University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-38-107
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Lolo
Yi
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Silk
Cotton
Technique:Sewn
Embroidered
Dyed
Woven
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1900.1.1172 - Other Number
107 - Other Number

Description

A cylindrical skirt, consisting of several panels of hand woven, undyed cotton; a wide border hem consists of various horizontal bands of cloth of different sizes sewn together: orange, green, black with white silk embroidery, light and dark tan, white with a float weave design in purple. Hem is padded.


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