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Woman's prestige skirt
Woman's prestige skirt
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Raffia; Bound-resist Dyeing
Dimensions:
Object: 76 x 76 x 1 cm (29 15/16 x 29 15/16 x 3/8 in.); cm ( in.)
Object Type:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Ubangi People, Ngala Subgroup
Accession Number:
2002.135.2
Acquisition Date:
2002-10-10
Credit Line:

Museum Purchase, Textile Arts Trust Fund

Exhibition History:

Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

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