- Museum number
Skirt; part of girl's festival and market costume As.1998.1.339 to 342. Pleated, shiny green. Base cloth bought, but locally dyed and stiffened. Waistband of hand-woven cotton. Decorated with band at bottom of applied strips of embroidery and woven ribbon. Narrow black and white warp pattern on ties.
- Production date
Length: 76 centimetres
Width: 87 centimetres (at waist)
- 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.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Purchased by Corrigan in February 1988 at Kaili sunday market from peasant from the village of Tiantang.
- Registration number