Notes on Culture & Antique Art, Ethnic Decor & Vintage Fashion | Wovensouls Art Gallery
Good Condition Yao Tribal Textile Robe from the Golden Triangle, Northern Thailand.
The embroidery done on handmade dark indigo dyed cloth is from the vanishing culture of the Yao group.
Estimated to be from the 1970s
Has coins stitched to the collar
Some color run spots
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user. Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections. Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.