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Burma. Jingpho tribe skirt. This is a woman's wrap around skirt of the Southern Jingpho tribal group. Cm 147x85. First half 20th century. This group, also called Chingpaw, lives mainly in Northern  ...
Burma. Jingpho tribe skirt. This is a woman's wrap around skirt of the Southern Jingpho tribal group. Cm 147x85. First half 20th century. This group, also called Chingpaw, lives mainly in Northern Burma, mostly Kachin state and Sagaing area. They belong to the Tibeto-Burman, or Baric language group. They are one of the numerous highland peoples of Burma. One could write for hours about this fascinating tribe......if you are interested i suggest the book of Michael c. Howard: "Textiles of the highland peoples of Burma". White Lotus. Bangkok. Beautiful, cheerful, interesting… See more pics on my fb page: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150729247199258.459858.35825...
price:  € 260 plus shipping/Jan2014