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Woman's jacket

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Loimi-Akha style woman's jacket of indigo-dyed cotton with red, blue, and green appliqued stripes on arms and embroidery and appliqued triangles on back panel at hip.

Provenance

Purchased by donor in Asia when she lived in Singapore in 1977; Gift to MFA January 25, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth Oliver Jolliffe

Loimi-Akha, early 20th century

Object Place

Thailand

Dimensions

Center back: 66 cm (26 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1255

Medium or Technique

Cotten plain weave embroidered and appliquéd

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes