1960s Indigo Dyed Akha Hill Tribe Jacket
Stunning Piece of Folk Art from the Indigenous People of Myanmar
Handmade and Indigo Dyed Hemp
Incredibly Detailed Akha embroidery and appliqué work
Adorned with Cowry Shells
Rare and Highly Collectable
Best fits a Small
Bust ~ 18 inches arm pit to arm pit or 36 inches
Length ~ 26 inches long
Shoulders ~ 20 inches across shoulder seam to seam
Hill Tribe at it's Finest!
The Akha are one of many indigenous minorities living in Laos, Thailand, Myanmar and China, usually in the mountainous areas.