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Dress with mola sleeve
Dress with mola sleeve
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1972
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton (handwoven And Commerical), Silk (?); Warp Ikat, Supplementary Weft Patterning, Reverse Appliqué, Embroidery
Dimensions:
119 x 75 cm (46 7/8 x 29 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1994.161.1
Acquisition Date:
1994-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Yvonne B. Porcella in memory of Margaret A. Brosnan

Exhibition History:

Artwear: Fashion & Anti-fashion(CPLH) - 2005

Woman's costume with traditional ethnographic textiles of multiple types, including one sleeve made from a mola. High waisted dress of mostly red ikat fabric with woven tasseled strips hanging from waist. One sleeve of mirror appliqué fabric, one is a mola. Bodice trimmed with buttons, tassels, keys and appliqué.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”