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Back apron; part of woman's festival costume As.1998.1.208 to 216. Hand-woven ?hemp, dyed black with warp used as fringe. Ties made of shoe laces. Decoration in cross and other stitches. Embroidery in acrylic 'wool' with a band of hanging 'foliage' design in orange, pink, green, white and acid yellow.
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Length: 27 centimetres (with tassels)
Width: 26 centimetres
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
Selected items from Miao textiles were on display in exhibition 'Miao Costumes from South West China' as part of the BP Exhibition Showcase, which closed 11 Oct 1998.
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- Acquisition notes
- Bought from the same woman by Corrigan in April 1991; costume belonged to her daughter.
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