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Object #1998-83/41
Object nameCape, Woman's
Culture of OriginVazha clan, Shynra, Nuosu, Yi
Maker or ArtistVazha Keddimo
MaterialsFelt, Cotton, Blue
DimensionsW: 42.0 x 72.0 cm, L: 72.0 cm
Exhibit LabelA cotton outer layer is quilted onto a base of felt. Shynra young women wear these vests for warmth in the cool mornings and evenings.
SourceMuseum Expedition - Anthropology Division
CreditGift of the Blakemore Foundation

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