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Pants

Textile

Object Number:2003-75-23
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Sudan
Section:African
Materials:Cotton
Pigment
Technique:Woven
Sewn
Dyed
Braided
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1900.1.434 - Other Number

Description

A pair of pants made of 4 inch strips of mud dyed woven cotton sewn together; the waist band is folded over for a tie to be pulled through; the bottom of each leg is edged with a braided cord which continues up one side to create a curvilinear decorative motif. Piece dyed.

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