E1379: Hmong Bookmark, Cross-Stitch Step Motif
8:Communication Artifacts ➞ Documentary Artifact ➞ Bookmark
CHS- Center for Hmong Studies
fabric ➔ cloth ➔ satin
fabric ➔ thread ➔ embroidery thread
fabric ➔ cloth ➔ cotton ➔ Monks
33.4 cm L
2.4 cm W
Provenance of Object:
Hmong Woman in Laos to Lee Pao Xiong for a conference (Concordia University St. Paul, Minnesota).
Asian ➞ Hmong
Used to hold your place in a book.
November 12 2016
Description:This is a Hmong made bookmark. It is cross-stitch technique made with baby blue, pink, yellow, and green embroidery thread. The motif of the book mark is steps and the cross-stitch design in on a purple satin ribbon.