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Object #2003-94/23
Object nameSkirt, Woman's, Htamen Achiek
Culture of OriginBurma, Burman
MaterialsSilk, Cotton, Dye, Black
TechniquesTapestry weave, Dyed, Sewn
Exhibit LabelA special occasion skirt originally limited to royalty, but later worn by anyone who could afford the material. The main pattern is the 'Chief Queen's Floral Garland.'
DimensionsW: 30.5 in, L: 42 in
SourceMs. Linda McIntosh
CreditGift of Linda S. McIntosh

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