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Object #1998-83/184
Object nameCape
Culture of OriginShynra, Nuosu, Yi
Maker or ArtistShama Xiuying
MaterialsWool, Natural
TechniquesLoom Woven, Fringed
DimensionsL: 115.0 x 45.0 cm, W: 265.0 cm
Exhibit LabelFringed capes are not only elegant, with the dynamic fringe that sways as the wearer walks, but useful in many ways.
SourceMuseum Expedition - Anthropology Division
CreditGift of the Blakemore Foundation

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