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Bag

Museum number:
9-23313
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090023313
Alternate number:
27 (previous number (collector's original number))
Accession number:
Acc.4786
Object count:
1
Description:
Bag Decorated symmetrically front and back with red fabric appliqué vegetal designs edged in white braided cord. Top center are red and white appliqué stripes with braided cord. Also three long red and white pompoms. 5 pompoms alternating red and white on bottom of bag. 3" up shoulder strap are red and yellow yarn tassels (one missing). Body of bag is fabric striped in black, white, yellow, red, blue, green.
Donor:
Ann Goldman
Collection place:
Thailand
Culture or time period:
Hmong and Mien
Collection date:
1991
Materials:
Embroidery, Fabric, and Yarn
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Production date:
1980
Accession date:
September 30, 2011
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
height 15 inches, width 8 inches, width 16 inches, and length 30 inches
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