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Sequins

  • Place of origin:

    India (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855-1879 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver; silver wire, flattened and coiled

  • Museum number:

    05986(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Paper bundle of sequins and fragments of flattened and coiled silver wire.

Place of Origin

India (made)

Date

ca. 1855-1879 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silver; silver wire, flattened and coiled

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.5 cm one sequin

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

Intended for use in embellishments for textiles.

Descriptive line

Textile, silver sequins and wire fragments, India, ca. 1855-1879

Materials

Wire; Silver

Techniques

Flattened; Drawn; Coiled

Categories

Textiles; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project; India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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