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Bast cloth (pina)

Square cloth. Bast fiber (pina), needlepoint border ("Swiss") embroidery. Condition: Good.

Credit Line

Gift of John and Giles Constable

Mexican/Filipino (?), 19th century

Object Place

Mexico or Philippines ?

Accession Number

1988.1105

Medium or Technique

Pineapple leaf fiber (pina), embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles