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Object #1998-83/134
Object nameCape, Woman's
Culture of OriginBibbu clan, Adu, Nuosu, Yi
Maker or ArtistBibbu Yihlomo
MaterialsWool, Cream
DimensionsL: 75.0 cm, W: 76.5 cm
Exhibit LabelWomen in Butuo County wear these dressy capes to go to the market. The sleeves are merely decorative.
SourceMuseum Expedition - Anthropology Division
CreditGift of the Blakemore Foundation

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