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Hanging

Hanging

  • Place of origin:

    Coromandel Coast (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton, painted with mordant-dye, resist-dyed, and painted

  • Museum number:

    IS.50-1991

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Hanging or floor cover (pha kiao) of painted with mordant-dye, resist-dyed and painted cotton. Yellow and red floral pattern on a blue ground, with yellow and red border.

Place of Origin

Coromandel Coast (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cotton, painted with mordant-dye, resist-dyed, and painted

Dimensions

Length: 206 cm, Width: 107 cm

Descriptive line

Hanging or floor cover (pha kiao) of painted and dyed cotton, Coromandel Coast, 19th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p. 144, pl. 194
Guy, J. "Woven Cargoes. Indian Textiles in the East", London, 1998

Production Note

Made for the Thai market

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Painted; Mordant; Resist

Categories

Textiles; Wall coverings; Floor coverings; Interiors

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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