Jacket

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Digital Media Bank ID: 58716
Original Filename: wag000021_d01_540h45w.jpg
Description: Kayin (Karen) jacket worn by men. Made of cotton based woven textile.
Textile features a red and cream wide vertical stripe, made of two pieces folded over at shoulders and stitched down centre and side seams. V shaped opening for head at centre top edge. Textile edges here bound with orange thread and also at central seam. Vent openings at left and right corners for arms, edgings bound with white thread. Long red threads from the horizontal weave left as fringing.
Categories: Collections/ World Art/ Asia  
Copyright & Re-use
Credit: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: All Rights Reserved
Caption: Jacket
Object or Artwork info
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): Early 20th Century
Subject tags:
James Henry Green Collection;
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Myanmar
   
Other Keywords: Textiles; Karen (Burma;
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Media: Image
Size: 34.90 KB; 403 x 540 pixels; 34 x 46 mm (print at 300 DPI); 107 x 143 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait
Administrative info
Linked Accession no.: WAG000021
Date Created: 19/01/2017 00:00