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No. 230: Woman's Garment
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No. 230: Woman's Garment

Extra Information: Woman's garment. Cotton. Material for making up into petticoats. Worn by Burmese women. The pattern extended shows one half of the whole length of the piece, which when complete is cut in two at the centre and joined at the sides to form a skirt. The other half is the same as the one shown.


Material: Cotton

Pattern: Stripes

Decorative technique: Woven

Main colours: Pink, yellow, blue

Use: Clothing, Women

Type: Petticoat

Sample cut from

Original fabric length: 2 yards 16 inches

Original fabric width: 23 inches

Original fabric weight (Ounces): 6

Price: 0


From: Bago, Bago Division, Myanmar (Burma)

City: Bago

Area: Bago Division

Country: Myanmar (Burma)

Forbes Watson described this area as: Pegu



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