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Odhani

Odhani

  • Place of origin:

    Rajasthan (made)

  • Date:

    early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tie-dyed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Jocelyn Morton

  • Museum number:

    IS.45-1976

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Odhani (woman's veil) of tie-dyed cotton. Ground dyed predominately dark blue, with magenta borders, spotted design in white, yellow and red reserved.

Place of Origin

Rajasthan (made)

Date

early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tie-dyed cotton

Dimensions

Length: 221 cm approx., Width: 153 cm approx.

Object history note

Registered File number 1976/1601A.

Descriptive line

Odhani (woman's veil), tie-dyed cotton, Rajasthan, India, early 20th century

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

p.80-81, cat. no. 61, ill.
Tie-dyed textiles of India : tradition and trade / Veronica Murphy and Rosemary Crill. London: Victoria and Albert Museum :in association with Mapin Publishing, 1991 Number: 0944142303

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Tie-dyeing

Categories

Textiles; Hats & headwear; Women's clothes

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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