Turban Item Number: 3231/2 from the MOA: University of British Columbia


Cotton turban. Garment is thin and very long, made of light, fine fabric that is dyed in diagonal lines of bright pink-purple interspersed with panels of mottled brown, orange and blue lines. An thick embroidered panel of metallic copper thread has been sewn to one end of the garment, with a much thinner panel at the other end.

Specific Techniques

Wrap resist-dyed 'mothara' technique.