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Fragments

  • Place of origin:

    South India (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855-1879 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton, woven and tie-dyed

  • Museum number:

    7626(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Parts of a dark red cotton turban cloth, tie-dyed with white spots.

Place of Origin

South India (made)

Date

ca. 1855-1879 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cotton, woven and tie-dyed

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

The complete piece would have been intended for use as clothing, a garment.

Descriptive line

Textiles, fragments of a tie-dyed cotton turban cloth, South India, ca. 1855-1879.

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Tie-dyed

Subjects depicted

Spots

Categories

Textiles; Hats & headwear; Clothing; Men's clothes; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project; India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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