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Mro (Taung Mro) Woman’s Wrapped Tube Skirt (wan klai)

Artist/maker unknown, Chin, Mro (Taung Mro) people

Geography:
Made in Chittagong Hills, Rakhine State, Myanmar (Burma), Asia
or made in Chittagong Hills, Bangladesh, Asia

Date:
1920-1950

Medium:
Cotton warp-faced plain weave with continuous 1-faced supplementary weft patterning, continuous 2-faced supplementary weft patterning, and embroidery (small amount). False embroidery, beads, glass tubes

Dimensions:
34 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches (87.6 x 32.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
2006-1-15

Credit Line:
Purchased with the Stella Kramrisch Fund, 2006

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