Wedding or festival jacket and skirt

Wedding or festival jacket and skirt
Wedding or festival jacket and skirt
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk And Cotton
Dimensions:
78.1 x 99.1 cm (30 3/4 x 39 in.) jacket; 78.7 x 137.2 cm (31 x 54 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Miao (Hmong) People
Accession Number:
2000.33.28a-b
Acquisition Date:
2000-04-13
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Gift of the Christensen Fund

Jacket) Chinese industrial skik, beaten and given a bronze shine by use of a chemical. The back, sleeves, shoulders and collar are decorated with hand stitched silk embroidery and handwoven silk bands
Skirt) pleated , cotton decorated along th ehem with a combination of hand stitched silk embroidery and hand woven silk bands, chemical bronzing

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