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Textiles

  • Place of origin:

    Dhaka (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855-1879 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Muslin, woven, embroidered with cotton

  • Museum number:

    8734(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

White muslin, embroidered in cotton all over. Latticework design.

Place of Origin

Dhaka (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1855-1879 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Muslin, woven, embroidered with cotton

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

Intended for use as garments, clothing.

Descriptive line

White muslin textiles, embroidered, probably Dhaka, ca. 1855-1879.

Materials

Muslin; Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Embroidered

Subjects depicted

Latticework

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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