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Coat

Museum number:
9-23274
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090023274
Alternate number:
3 (previous number (collector's original number))
Accession number:
Acc.4786
Object count:
1
Description:
women's coat, made in 1980 in refugee camp by Kao Chow. Long black coat edged in blue, open front, sides slit to about the hip where decorated with tassels on bead strings. Sleeves finished in horizontal lines of appliqué and embroidery. Collar of printed fabric and embroidered fabric and yarn pompom.
Donor:
Ann Goldman
Collection place:
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Verbatim coll. place:
Chiangmai Thailand
Culture or time period:
Lao Mien and Mien
Maker or artist:
Kao Chow
Materials:
Fabric, Glass (material) (beads), and Yarn
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.1 Daily Garb
Accession date:
September 30, 2011
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
whole— length 55 inches, whole— width 29 inches, whole— diameter 4 inches, and whole— length 57 inches
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