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Piña Scarf

Filipino
19th century


Dimensions

68 x 252 cm (26 3/4 x 99 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

94.190

Medium or Technique

Pineapple leaf fiber, plain-weave, embroidered

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Laid-work and drawn-work. The cloth of which this is made is woven with the fibre of pineapple leaves. Scalloped edge, above this drawn-work, and border of laid-work. From each end grow similar plant forms.

Credit Line

Gift of the executor of the Estate of Mrs. Edmund Dwight