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2 Meifu Li Cotton and Silk Headwrap Textiles, Hainan,

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2 Meifu Li ceremonial women's head cloths, silk embroidery on indigo-dyed cotton. The end panels are covered in extremely fine silk embroidery in geometric patterns and Chinese characters. The body is fine indigo cotton. Hainan, China, early 20th century. Sizes: 1) 78'' x 10'' (198 x 25 cm); 2) 73'' x 9.5'' (185 x 24 cm). Provenance: Lee and Vichai Chinalai collection.
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2 Meifu Li Cotton and Silk Headwrap Textiles, Hainan,

Estimate $300 - $600Aug 17, 2020
Starting Price $150
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