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Brittany: Images, Things and Places: Indigo: Part 1

Brittany: Images, Things and Places: Indigo: Part 1

Japanese textiles: kasuri panel -  close up

Monday, July 27, 2015

qaraqalpaq ikat shayqalta.

The shayqalta and other small bags worn by Qaraqalpaq men.

Ancienne Blouse Biaude Blaude Bleu Maquignon Marchand DE Vaches Paysan Normand | eBay

Brittany: Images, Things and Places: Indigo: Part 1

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1920s lace dress

The front of Gown and Peignoir set with embroidery and lace, c. Both sleeveless sheer cream cotton with filet lace and embroidered with dragonflies and flowers.

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A detail from a piece of Suf embroidery. It is worked in floss silk thread on a magenta red cotton ground (India;

coverlet /  couvre boutonne / handspun, hand woven; boutonne / to create pattern, an extra weft of colored wool yarn was pulled by hand to form loops on the face of the weave

boutonne / to create pattern, an extra weft of colored wool yarn was pulled by hand to form loops on the face of the weave

AUTHENTIQUE BIAUDE ANCIENNE

AUTHENTIQUE BIAUDE ANCIENNE

Jennifer Sapiel Neptune — artist, anthropologist, educator and member of the Penobscot Nation — has integrated her myriad skills to intertwine the past and the present, giving life to the future of her community. Her most recent reproduction from Penobscot history was a ceremonial headdress, cuffs and a collar, hand-decorated [...]

Anthropologist artist brings Penobscot artifact to life

peashooter85:     Barbecuing pork over an open pit Braswell Plantation near Rocky Mount NC September 1944.   Wow

Barbequeing pork over an open pit, putting on some sauce, Braswell Plantation near Rocky Mount, NC, September

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