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Object #1998-83/351
Object nameJacket, Woman's
Culture of OriginYyho clan, Adu, Nuosu, Yi
Maker or ArtistYyho Ahlo
MaterialsSilk, Red, Green, Black, Band, Plastic, Silver, Gold, Braid, Green, Orange, Black
TechniquesAppliqued
DimensionsL: 54.0 x 35.0 x 65.0 x 42.0 x 23.0 x 78.0 cm, W: 57.0 x 60.0 cm
Exhibit LabelWe know from old clothes and old photographs that Nuosu clothing of 100 years ago was not nearly as colorful as it is today. Bright synthetic cloth and yarn - as well as sequins and shiny decorations of all sorts - have fueled the creativity of Nuosu seamstresses.
SourceMuseum Expedition - Anthropology Division
CreditGift of the Blakemore Foundation


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