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Woman's dress

Woman's dress

  • Place of origin:

    Kutch (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered silk satin with floss silk, and mirror

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Serviam

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Woman's dress (aba) of dark blue silk satin embroidered with floss silk and decorated with pieces of mirror.

Place of Origin

Kutch (made)


late 19th century (made)



Materials and Techniques

Embroidered silk satin with floss silk, and mirror


Length: 130 cm back, Width: 98.5 cm extended arms

Descriptive line

Woman's dress (aba) of embroidered silk satin with floss silk, Kutch, late 19th century


Textiles; Women's clothes; Embroidery


South & South East Asia Collection

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