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Pashtun people Man's dance tunic 1890–1930 Description: with full skirt, mirror discs and embroidered decoration
Place made: Afghanistan or Pakistan
Materials & Technique: textiles, cotton, silk thread, mirror pieces, metallic thread, shell buttons, metallic thread wrapped cotton cord; embroidery: satin stitch, mirror work [shisha], buttonhole stitch, cross stitch, laid couched metallic thread embroidery, interlacing stitch, stem stitch, running stitch, back stitch
Dimensions: collar to hem 97.0 h x 176.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.262