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Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Previous owner:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Seller:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's wedding dress/outfit
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, silk embroidery floss, wool yarn
Techniques:
Sewn, embroidered
Dimensions:
Blouse: 112 x 92 cm; skirt: 320 x 92 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Yalada; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1930
Collection History:
Collected by Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse, 1886-1982), probably between 1925 and 1936; purchased by MAI from Reba Forbes Morse in 1936.
Catalog Number:
19/924
Barcode:
190924.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_204162