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Object #1999-153/1
Object nameShoulder Cloth, Phaa Biang
Culture of OriginRed Tai, Black Tai
MaterialsCloth, Silk, Dye, Blue, Plain Weave, Thread, White, Gold, Red, Dark Blue, Dark Green, Rayon
TechniquesBraided, Knotted, Supplementary weave, Dyed
Exhibit LabelImportant to her cultural identity, this piece completes a woman's formal wear and is worn at official functions or to temples. They are now made by other Tai groups for the tourist trade.
DimensionsW: 15 in, L: 83 x 95 in
SourceMr. David S. Armour
CreditGift of David S. Armour


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