mola (Blouse Panel)

About this object

History of use

Blouse panel

Physical description

Reverse appliqué cotton blouse panel or mola that is precise and finely stitched. The design consists of four figures wearing a headdress and a cape surrounded by a crescent moon. Around the design are stars, letters, triangles and other abstract shapes. The shapes and figures are in yellow, pink, blue, purple, green, white and orange on a red ground. The panel has a dark green fabric backing. The edges are raw.