Dinka. <em>Woman's vest (alual)</em>, 20th century. Glass beads, fiber, fabric, wire, mounted: 30 1/2 × 20 × 4 1/2 in. (77.5 × 50.8 × 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Carll H. de Silver Fund, 1997.1.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1997.1.3_print_bw.jpg)

Woman's vest (alual)


Medium: Glass beads, fiber, fabric, wire

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:20th century

Dimensions: mounted: 30 1/2 × 20 × 4 1/2 in. (77.5 × 50.8 × 11.4 cm)



Accession Number: 1997.1.3

Image: CUR.1997.1.3_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Women's corset with blue beaded neck band that is also made of cloth-covered wire, loops, and tires to hold it in place; two elongated, rectangular, cloth-covered, wire structures worn down the middle of the front and back torso, beaded across with green, black, blue, and white; and strands of light blue beads that drape from the shoulders , connect to the rectangular structures, and cover front and back of torso. Condition: Good, ties on collar worn

Brooklyn Museum