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Patka

Patka

  • Place of origin:

    Golconda (probably, made)

  • Date:

    17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by G. P. Baker

  • Museum number:

    IS.99-1950

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Girdle (patka) of painted cotton. In three fragments. Plain pink field with a panel at each end filled with eight floral sprigs in mauve. The panel is separated from the field by four narrow bands, and these and the lengthwise borders are filled with continuous floral stems.

Place of Origin

Golconda (probably, made)

Date

17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted cotton

Descriptive line

Girdle (patka) of painted cotton, probably made in Golconda, 17th century

Categories

Textiles; Clothing

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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