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Piña scarf

Filipino
19th century


Dimensions

55 x 220 cm (21 5/8 x 86 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.37

Medium or Technique

Pineapple leaf fiber (pina), plain-weave, embroidery, laid-work and drawn-work

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The cloth of which this piece is made is woven with the fiber of the pineapple; scallops around the edge; above this is a vine with flowers; a spray of flowers and leaves grows from a jar with a bow of ribbon in the middle of each end.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Pauline L. Dolliver