Loan Object

Warrior’s Jacket

19th century

Supplementary warp; ramie and cotton fibers and shells

96.5 × 52 cm (38 × 20 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.840
Culture: 
Atayal
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Taiwan
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Seller: Jonathan Hope (2008-01-01). Ex-collection: "New Mexico" (Kahlenberg?), then Hope acquired from Colette Ghysels. We paid £7500

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