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Object #1998-99/1
Object nameScarf, Khata
Culture of OriginTibet
MaterialsGauze, Silk, White
Exhibit LabelThis khata is an old style scarf given to individuals on ceremonial occasions. It is also used to adorn holy places and statues. White symbolizes the pure heart of the giver.
DimensionsW: 12 in, L: 64 in
SourceMr. John A. Putnam
CreditGift of John A. Putnam


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