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htamein (skirtcloth) or longgyi (sarong)
  • Burma
    active: Burma (present-day Myanmar)
  • htamein (skirtcloth) or longgyi (sarong), 1878–1885
  • Where object was made: Court of Thibaw Min, Mandalay, Burma (present-day Myanmar)
  • silk, cotton, metallic gold thread, gold trim
  • Gift of Nang Mo Lao and James Rives in memory of U Kya Bu and Daw Khin Ma Gyi
  • Not on display
  • 2013.0016

Burmese royal family costumes, worn on special occasions.