wedding-costume / lon-gyi
Double length black and red check silk lon-gyi (male costume), for wedding use.
- Made in: Mandalay (hand-woven in)
- (Asia,Burma,Mandalay Division,Mandalay)
- Length: 394 centimetres
- Width: 114 centimetres
The family silk workshop of Daw Suu is the last remaining workshop in Mandalay where silk and cotton are still hand-woven.
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Object reference number: RFI3926
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