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Man's festive jackets

Man's festive jackets

  • Place of origin:

    Yunnan (made)

  • Date:

    1940-1960 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wax resist-dyed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Keswick

  • Museum number:

    FE.263:1 to 3-2018

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Yi man's 3-piece festive jackets ensemble, comprising two jackets with different sleeve lengths and one sleeveless outer jacket, cotton with wax resist-dyed pattern.

Place of Origin

Yunnan (made)


1940-1960 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Wax resist-dyed cotton

Descriptive line

Yi man's 3-piece festive jackets ensemble, cotton with wax resist-dyed pattern with applied trimming, Yunnan province, China, 1940-60

Production Note

Made for the Yi people




Textiles; Men's clothes


East Asia Collection

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