University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-38-115
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Miao
Hmong
Provenience: China
Indochina
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Sewn
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1900.1.1212 - Other Number
24 - Other Number

Description

A full, heavily pleated, woman's skirt of homespun cotton, dyed indigo blue/black; it is lined with cotton cloth of a lighter blue; both are sewn to a strip of royal blue silk just below the cotton waistband; a single tie is sewn to one end of the waistband, a loop to the other.


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