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Object #1998-83/150
Object nameJacket, Woman's
Culture of OriginJielie clan, Adu, Nuosu, Yi
Maker or ArtistJieliemo Jjyho
MaterialsWool, Cotton, Silver
DimensionsL: 90.0 cm, W: 77.0 x 69.0 cm
Exhibit LabelThe long blue jacket is more highly decorated than the man's jacket from the same region, but has the same style of buttons. Properly, a woman's jacket should have seven buttons and a man's, nine.
The round, flat-topped hat (supported by a bamboo frame) has now been mostly replaced by a variation on the Chinese worker's cap.
SourceMuseum Expedition - Anthropology Division
CreditGift of the Blakemore Foundation


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