Piña scarf (square)

Filipino


Dimensions

92.5 x 92.5 cm (36 7/16 x 36 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1396

Medium or Technique

Pineapple leaf fiber (pina), plain-weave, embroidery and needlework trim

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Laid-work and drawn-work. The cloth of which this piece is made is woven with the fibre of the pine apple. Deep scallops around the edge and a border of conventional flower forms. In each corner of the mainfield is a symmetrically arranged flower.

Credit Line

Anonymous Bequest