Mizorram Skirt

Cotton Longi (sarong) worn by the females of the Mizzoram tribes of Assam state which is in north-east India and related more to the tribes of Burma than to Hindu traditions. The simple stripe design is decorated with a floating weft weave and dangling tassels of rolled up tin can sections, beads and cowry shells.

Circa: early 20th c.

Origin: Assam, India

Material: cotton, tin can sections, beads and cowry shells

Condition: good

Dimensions: 32" x 48"

Inventory number: TX163



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