spacer.gif - 809 Byteslogo.gif - 5944 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_welcome.gif - 6004 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_History.gif - 5880 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_tours.gif - 5531 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_special.gif - 5531 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_gift.gif - 6094 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_Help.gif - 6177 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
button_contact.gif - 5800 Bytes
spacer.gif - 369 Bytes
Links

title_woven.gif - 30819 Bytes

1996_114.jpg - 25281 BytesThis type of straw work was created in the 1930s for the tourist trade. The box was created for a delicately hand embroidered handkerchief.

1996_114cl.jpg - 24427 BytesIt was not intended to be sold as a gift item itself. However, a great deal of pattern work was done to make the presentation appealing.

1996_115.jpg - 27110 BytesThis box was created around 1880 in Japan as a tobacco box. Although UV rays, from sunlight, have damaged the colors at the top of the box, some of the original color remains on the sides.



bar.gif - 1436 Bytes
All information, photographs and other artwork contained in this site are Copyrighted by
The American Museum of Straw Art. Reproduction of any material is prohibited without
prior written permission.
bar.gif - 1436 Bytes