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Object #2006-86/186
Object nameJacket
Culture of OriginDong, China
MaterialsCotton Cloth, Thread, Red, Gold, White, Purple, Green, Cream, Batik, Indigo Dye
TechniquesBatik, Dyed, Appliqued, Plain Weave, Embroidered
Exhibit LabelThe Dong, an ethnic minority in China, use snakes, dragons, birds, spiders, banyan trees, and the moon for protection, empowerment and ethnic identity.
DimensionsL: 34 in, W: 50 x 20 in
SourceMs. Leslie Grace
CreditLeslie Grace Collection

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