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Object #1998-83/180
Object nameCollar, Woman's
Culture of OriginLuoti clan, Shynra, Nuosu, Yi
Maker or ArtistLuoti Shymo
MaterialsCotton Cloth
TechniquesEmbroidered, Twill Weave
DimensionsL: 32.0 cm, H: 5.0 cm
Exhibit LabelHer jacket, with its V-shaped pattern, her skirt with a blue band and, especially, her "lotus-leaf" hat identify this woman from Yynuo.
Her hat is adorned with a simple couched arrow, signifying that, like an arrow, she leaves her birth family and does not return. The silver "hat flower" is just for show.
SourceMuseum Expedition - Anthropology Division
CreditGift of the Blakemore Foundation


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