Delve into the collection and browse through the different categories of Artifact Types that group the textiles into areas of interest for exploration. Survey the variety of clothing, hats and shoes made by people for their own use. Look up the decorative animal trappings for wear by treasured animals. Examine the richly decorated textiles made for the home, and discover sacred textiles made for ceremonial use that belong to cultures past and present.

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Clothing - Footwear

Clothing - Garment

Clothing - Headwear

Clothing - Undergarment


For Animals

For Ceremony and Ritual

For Personal Adornment

For the Bed

For the Floor

For the Household

For Windows, Doors and Walls

Our Oldest Textiles

Tools & Equipment

Yarn, Fabric and Fabric Finishing Material