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head-cover

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2014,3047.25

  • Description

    Women's head covering coat (jangui, 장의), made of yellow synthetic slik lined with red gause. White cuffs are attached and purple cloth is used for collar, underarm part and ties.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1990s-2000s
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Width: 169 centimetres (cuffs to cuffs)
    • Width: 103 centimetres (front bodice)
    • Length: 159 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Women's yellow long robe used for head-cover (jangui). Replica of the one in Onyang Folk Museum.

  • Location

    On display: G67/dc15

  • Exhibition history

    2017-2018 1 Feb-28 Jan, BM, G67, 'Women and the Female Sphere'

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2014

  • Acquisition notes

    Donated by Kang Collection Korean Art, New York

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    2014,3047.25

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