Baby Carrier

Baby Carrier
Baby Carrier
Date:
ca. 1940
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton; Plain Weave, Wax-resist Dyeing (stenciled And Freehand)
Dimensions:
65.4 x 74.6 cm (25 3/4 x 29 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Miao
Accession Number:
2000.33.2
Acquisition Date:
2000-04-13
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Gift of the Christensen Fund

Incomplete carrier (ties and backing missing) decorated with stenciled and hand drawn wax-resist, indigo dyeing. Overall, the design is a T shape with a decorative panel under each "arm;" it combines geometric, zoomorphic and floral patterns.

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