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jacket with Egyptian figures
  • Rose Frances Good Kretsinger
    1886–1963
    born: Hope, Kansas, United States ; died: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • jacket with Egyptian figures, 1920s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, appliqué
  • Object Length/Width: 105 x 120 cm
    Object Length/Width: 41 5/16 x 47 1/4 in
  • Gift of Pamela D. Kingsbury in Memory of Jodi Wallace of Wichita, Kansas
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0163
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Long-sleeved, beige, cotton jacket with wide bands of appliquéd figures and abstract designs on both cuffs, hem, and collar. Appliqué done in orange, red, green, yellow, and black. Figures shown in profile except for their torsos and are surrounded by pseudo-hieroglyphs. Standing figures on hem depict procession towards a seated man and woman with bird wings. Figures on cuffs and collar are seated.