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table runner with embroidered figures
  • Philippines
  • table runner with embroidered figures
  • Where object was made: Philippines (South China or South East Asia)
  • bast fiber, embroidering, lace
  • Object Length/Width: 34 x 60.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 13 3/8 x 23 13/16 in
  • Gift in memory of James H. Walker Jr., by his family
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0110.25
Description

Rectangular table runner with lace edges. Each end of the table runner has an embroidered scene. On the one end are two women winnowing rice grains with bamboo sifters; on the other two women hulling rice grains with pestles and mortar.