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Woman's belt

Woman's belt

  • Place of origin:

    Bhutan (made)

  • Date:

    20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tablet woven cotton, silk threads, tinsel

  • Museum number:

    IS.79-1992

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Woman's belt (kera) of tablet woven cotton. Woven in a complex design of stars, rhomboids and swastikas in silk threads on a purple ground.

Place of Origin

Bhutan (made)

Date

20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tablet woven cotton, silk threads, tinsel

Dimensions

Width: 6.2 cm, Length: 246 cm including fringes

Descriptive line

Woman's belt (kera) of tablet woven cotton, Bhutan, 20th century

Categories

Women's clothes; Textiles; Accessories

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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