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Catalog Number 2001.89.01
Title "Story Cloth"
Object Name Quilt
Artist Yang, Mrs. Nou (Mrs. Chia Lia Moua)
Dimensions H-30 W-31.125 inches
Medium embroidered cloth, cotton
Date 1999
Notes "Story Cloth," created by Ms. Nou Yang (Mrs. Chia Lia Moua), as she is known in the Hmong community. The 18.5" X 20" area in the center depicts in embroidery a Hmong village with its citizens at work at their various daily chores. The background is blue cotton. This image is surrounded by a 5.875" border of pieced triangles and strips in blue, white and grey cotton. The back is white cotton. Presented by Mary Yang when she testified in front of the 1999 legislature on behalf of the Cultural and Aesthetic grants - from the Cultural Trust.
Search Terms Quilt
Historical