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Bottom of a skirt

Mexican Indian


Dimensions

8.5 x 283 cm (3 3/8 x 111 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.83 x .085

Accession Number

00.604

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton. The design of angular stems and rosette-like flowers, is done with laid work and dark blue cotton. The edge is scalloed with blue.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor in Mexico in March, 1900
Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection