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Festival Jacket
Festival Jacket
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton
Dimensions:
88.9 x 104.1 cm (35 x 41 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Gejia/Miao
Accession Number:
2000.33.30
Acquisition Date:
2000-04-13
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Gift of the Christensen Fund

handwoven cotton dyed red with local tree bark extract. Lozenge patterned weave on back, decorated with a combination of knotted stitch silk embroidery outlined in white couched silk, with handwoven silk bands around the collar, sleeves, shoulder and along the borders.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”