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Lower body wrapper (pha nung; pha toi)

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The main field is woven with a diaper of red and gold. On the ends are red and gold, brown and gold, and violet and gold borders of conventional design.

Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection; bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft to the MFA in July, 1901

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Siamese (Thai), Chakri dynasty (1800–1932), 19th century

Object Place

Thailand (Siam)

Dimensions

91 x 278 cm (35 13/16 x 109 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.6284

Medium or Technique

Silk; plain weave, ikat-dyed and patterned with gold-metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes