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Patka

  • Place of origin:

    Golconda (probably, made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted cotton chintz

  • Credit Line:

    Given by G. P. Baker

  • Museum number:

    IS.85-1950

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Girdle (patka) of painted cotton chintz. Plain field with a small panel at each end filled with eight floral sprigs in red and green on a natural ground. The lengthwise borders are filled with continuous floral stems .

Place of Origin

Golconda (probably, made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted cotton chintz

Dimensions

Length: 120 in, Width: 16.75 in

Descriptive line

Girdle (patka) of painted cotton chintz, probably made in Golconda, 18th century

Categories

Textiles; Clothing

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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