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    • Bhutanese man's silk robe (Gho)

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    • A late 19th / early 20th century Bhutanese man's robe known as a 'Go' or 'Gho'. The red and yellow striped cloth is known as menzimatra. The stripes can often vary in width and the material is usually cotton or Bhutanese raw silk known as bura. It...
    • Chinese woman's costume of coat, pants and shoes.

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    • Costume of jacket, pants and shoes from the Miao minority group of China. Jacket is made of lavender silk with black silk and green ribbon trim around the neckline, diagonally down the bodice from neckline to underneath the sleeve and around the...
    • Kashmiri shawl

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    • Beautifully hand-embroidered on hand-woven blue-green wool, with fringe (dimensions include fringe), decorated with finely stitched hand embroidered floral motifs of dusty rose hues and pale greens. The large flowers are unobtrusively outlined with...
    • Pair of silk panels

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    • Pair of silk panels embroidered in ""Lost Peking Stitch"" using black, white and shades of blue thread. The panels mirror each other with each depicting a flying phoenix and five-toed dragon over water. The background is filled with images of bats,...
    • Pair of framed silk panels

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    • A two panel garden scene embroidered on green silk using shades of green, blue, brown, black and white thread. The panels are mirror images of each other and depict trees, flowers, butterflies, flowing water and a pagoda. Two maidens, one seated...
    • Purse (Pocket from Court Robe)

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    • A flat cloth purse almost oval in shape. The back is blue with white stitched border (and 2 green squares) on the lower outside edge of opening. Opening at top extends width of purse. Front has stitched white border with black floral design. Two...
    • Shawl

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    • Hand woven and embroidered wool shawl with alternating horizontal bands of multi-colored stripes and a variety of geometrical patterns in multi-colors. Large woven bands alternate in white or orange grounds. Each band is unique and decorated with...
    • Sash (Obi) with floral designs

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    • Obi made of bright pink fuscia satin. A few embroidered floral designs in pink, red, gold and green appear on one end of the obi. Details on the flowers and leaves were sewn in metallic thread. The total length of the obi is 129 inches of which 84...
    • Man's jacket in modified Manchu style

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    • Jacket with Manchu influence in neck-line. The main body of garment and sleeves is red embroidered with multi-color floral and butterfly designs. The pairing of the designs between left and right sides of jacket denotes a happy marriage. In...
    • Scarf (Rachu)

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    • Bhutanese scarf for carrying an infant. Woven red ground with embroidered designs: yellow diamond motif in central part; ends have horizontal stripes including one large field of multi colored diamond-in-diamond design. Designs on both ends mirror...
    • Purse (Pocket from Court Robe)

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    • A flat cloth purse almost oval in shape. The back is blue with white stitched border (and 2 green squares) on the lower outside edge of opening. Opening at top extends width of purse. Front of purse has stitched white border with black floral...
    • Skirt: Woman's skirt

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    • Red satin skirt with pink cotton waistband. Skirt pleated at sides. Front and back panel hand-embroidered with a large, multicolored floral design. Rest of skirt has a sprinkling of embroidered small floral designs. Front and back panel with...
    • Silk embroidered panel

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    • Red satin panel embroidered with five gray, brown and black swallows; lilac-tinged white lotus blossoms; shore-line water grasses with flower heads. Embroidered calligraphy in upper right hand corner.
    • Bag (Ga)

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    • Bhutanese textile: A traditional handwoven travel bag made of cotton fabric. Four panels of dull red ground create the bag with two green handles added. Heavily embroidered in rows of geometric designs: triangles, diamonds, squares and lines broken...
    • Skirt: Woman's skirt

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    • Red satin, hand sewn skirt. Peach waistband. Multi-colored floral design with a crested crane embroidered on front and back panel. Sides are pleated and embroidered with sprinklings of small floral designs. Pleats are edged with lace. Front and...
    • Mandarin square with duck

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    • Mandarin Square (rank badge) for garment back in silk tapestry, with Mandarin duck (7th rank). Body is white with blue back embroidered in gold; head features are two shades of blue. The bill and feet match color orange of sun. Eye is pale blue....
    • Woman's embroidered wedding coat with accessories

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    • Elaborately embroidered white silk wedding coat with red silk lining. The coat or 'uchikake' with cotton stuffed heavy bottom, is worn over white silk kimono for weddings, draping onto floor at the back of a bride, designed with chrysanthemum and...
    • Mandarin square with pheasant

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    • Embroidered Mandarin Square (rank badge) silk tapestry for garment front has two pieces sewn together down the middle; with Pheasant, 5th rank square on left, in the presence of the Dragon Throne. Tails and wings are similar. More objects in...
    • Silk kesi panel

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    • Well-worked kesi panel woven with Imperial five-clawed dragon chasing after a flaming pearl (jewel) in holy clouds and flames on blue ground silk. Dragon is embroidered with gold metallic thread couched to the background fabric. Pale orange square...

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