Title

Skirt

Creator

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Source

David C. Graham Collection

Maxey Catalog Number

WHIT-G-0010

Description

Pleated skirt. Silk skirt with multiple narrow pleats. Red with white edging. Both body and edges are intensely embroidered with fish, flowers, birds and people in various scenes. Skirt wraps over and fastens at the side with frogs. Cotton waistband. Accession File states: "Presented by Mrs. Carl Bird, Pasco, Washington Feb. 1, 1946. Mrs. Bird was a teacher in China. A. TAI TAI'S Costume. This may have been part of a bridal costume for a lady of the upper class."

Type

Physical object

Format

Silk and cotton

Number of Artifacts

1

Cultural Affiliation

Chinese

Spatial Coverage

China

Broad Date

1644/1911

Donor

Mrs. Carl Bird

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