Shirtwaist, Umpac Culaman

Probably a mans'.

Claret red with natural hemp colored design where embroidery stiches were removed. Cotton, pink, cream and yellows embroidery, mostly cross-stitch, very elaborate on sleeves. These "Umpac" made by Culaman worn by Bagobo tribe. (From card catalogue notes by Laura Watson Benedict(1861–1932) and Lisa Whitall (1926-2019), 1905)

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