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  • Thailand
  • sash, late 1800s–1997
  • Where object was made: Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • cotton, seeds?, metal, string, beading
  • Object Length/Width: 76 x 7.5 cm length does not include ties
    Object Length/Width: 29 7/8 x 2 15/16 in length does not include ties
  • Gift of Barbara Waggoner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3556

The strip of black cotton cloth has two ties at either end. It is decorated with three rows of "V's" made from tubular white seeds. There are round white seeds at the top and bottom of the field. There is a fringe of square metal coins at the bottom.