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Wedding Hanbok

For most of the Joseon dynasty, only aristocratic women could wear the grand ceremonial robes known in Korean as hwarot. But in the late 1800s, women of all classes gained…

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2007 Powwow

…and teach the traditional ways to a younger generation. During the National Powwow, the audience see dancers in full regalia compete in several dance categories, including Men and Women’s Golden…

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2005 Powwow

…and teach the traditional ways to a younger generation. During the National Powwow, the audience see dancers in full regalia compete in several dance categories, including Men and Women’s Golden…

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Double-prong kingfisher-feather hairpin with floral motif

…style of Chinese art featuring kingfisher feathers. For over 2,000 years, the Chinese have used the iridescent blue feathers of kingfisher birds as an inlay for fine art objects and…

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Dress (Argentina), 2009

…off-white, tan, dark brown and dark blue. This dress, woven by Lydia Novillo in a women’s cooperative in Formosa, Argentina, is a contemporary interpretation of an important South American textile…

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Sidewall, Kenya, 1972

Contains motifs of drill bits, engine parts, a leopard head, a blue square, a yellow square and various sized capsule shapes. Printed on a grid background composed of silver and…

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