Dress Date: 19th century Culture: Romanian Medium: a,b) cotton, silk c) silk, wool Dimensions: a) 36 x 48in. (91.4 x 121.9cm) b) 21 1/2 x 70in. (54.6 x 177.8cm) c) 38 x 15in. (96.5 x 38.1cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Edith W. Knowles, 1923 Accession Number: 23.122.2a–c
Khanty woman's festive costume, with the front completely covered with red and blue diamonds. From Tobolsk Province, late 19th or early 20th century. Image courtesy of the Russian Museum of Ethnography, Saint Petersburg.