About this object

History of use

Made and worn by women. Garments have traditionally been reserved for special occasions. With the introduction of Western-style clothes, traditional garments are worn even less frequently.

Physical description

Skirt made of a tube of black cotton fabric with a geometric design in applique and embroidery featuring cross and key motifs in white applique strips, and green, orange, yellow, blue, and white embroidery. The design is reflected in mirror image around perpendicular bisector.