An embroidered brown dragon robe, China, 19th ct. Photo Nagel Auktionen Silk floss and threads worked in satin and knot stitches, couched gold threads, unusual motif of the peaches of longevity in a basket shown prominently on the chest area under the dragon facing front
Abyssinia, woman's dress, belonged to Queen Woyzaro Terunesh, the second wife of the Ethiopian emperor Tewodros (Theodore), cotton embroidered with silk, 1860s
Noh Robe. Japan, Nuihaku Period, late 17th century, 17th century, embroidery, silk and applied gold leaf on silk ground, Cleveland Museum of Art
Social Studies: Traditional Mexico outfit : I would use the artifact to talk about ancestry and about different cultures. I would have students research their family backgrounds and present their findings to the class. In my box I do have a traditional outfit.
La Danza de los Viejitos.. Tradiciones de Michoacan