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Object #2005-131/78
Object nameShirt
Culture of OriginKankanay, Luzon, Philippine Islands
MaterialsCotton Cloth, White, Snap, Embroidery Thread, Yellow, Green, Pink, Trim, Cloth, Red, Yellow, Blue, Black
TechniquesPlain Weave, Supplementary Weft, Sewn, Embroidered
Exhibit LabelContemporary Igorot weavers continue to produce finely woven clothing today that is worn on ceremonial occasions to celebrate their cultural identity.
DimensionsL: 20 x 8.5 in, W: 21 in
SourceDiana and Edmund Sheridan
CreditDiana and Edmund Sheridan Collection

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