Asian Tribal Art - Skirt, Miao, China

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Pleated skirt
Miao people, China
Cotton, silk
Mid-20th century
18" long by 38.5" wide at waistband
Skirt is open at the side, with the pleats joined to a wide cotton waistband. The designs are wax-resist in indigo and there are small squares of colored silk appliqued on two center bands, most of which are frayed from use.



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