FMNH 234767.nosub[1]

  • 234767: black cotton child's vest
    Nicole Constantine : Field Museum of Natural History
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    Description: Black cotton child's vest with flannel lining.

  • [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 54B 8/16 | Provenience: CHINA, Ssu-ch'uan Province. (CS: I got it in some small village, I believe in S. Ssu-ch'uan, between Sui-fu and the Yun-nan border. ) People or Culture: Chinese | Object: Child's vest | Material: Appliqued cloth, cotton flannel | Padded machine-made black cotton sleeveless jacket with brown, beige, white figured cotton flannel lining, mandarin collar and 4 black frog fasteners at front opening. Vari-colored cotton applique animal (CS: guardian spirit) on back. Animal has attributes of a "frog" and of a "lion" (CS: backbone) and has a flower leading from tail. Colors in applique include off-white, dark and light blue, red, gray, violet, maroon and pink; some print. (CS: Obviously had been worn). | Dimensions: ht-29.5. cm across- 33.5 cm. | Collection: collected by Dr. Carl Schuster; purchased from Dr. Schuster 7 December 1960 | [LEFT MARGIN] A | ENT | 234767 | Field No.: 1932. 80 | Acc. 2724 | [BACK] Ssu-ch'uan/probably between Suifu-yunnan border. | [drawings] |
Catalog Number: 234767.nosub[1]
Description: vest
Materials: cotton, cloth
Cultural Attribution: Han Chinese
Locality: Asia, China, Sichuan, between Sui-fu and Yunnan border
Accession Number: [2724] C. %3 Schuster (Purchase)
Accession Year: 1960
Continent: Asia
Country: China
Province/State: Sichuan
District/County: between Sui-fu and Yunnan border
Collector/Source: C. Schuster, C. Schuster
IRN: 1141929
GUID: 64234366-62d1-4310-99fb-5d7cad6b2672