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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:
66 cm (26.5 in.)
Object Type:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Ubangi People, Ngala Subgroup
Accession Number:
2004.159
Acquisition Date:
2004-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Diane Mott in honor of Caroline McCoy-Jones

Exhibition History:

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

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