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Bag

Museum number:
9-23425
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
156 (previous number (donor's original number))
Accession number:
Acc.4786
Object count:
1
Description:
Black bag (fanny pack) embroidered in bands of diamonds, stripes, triangles. Green, blue, purple, pink and brown embroidery. Body of bag edged in blue fabric. Adjustable waist strap, plastic buckle, zipper closure. Received from Fey Fo, Mien woman in Houei Katey. Made for sale.
Donor:
Ann Goldman
Collection place:
Laos
Culture or time period:
Mien
Collector:
Ann Goldman
Materials:
Embroidery, Fabric, Metal, and Plastic (organic material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.0 Use not specified (Secular Dress and Accoutrements, and Adornment) and 2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
September 30, 2011
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
Whole— height 5.5 inches, Whole— length 28 inches, and Whole— width 11.5 inches
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