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Textiles

  • Place of origin:

    Bombay (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1872 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Resist-dyed and block printed woven cotton

  • Museum number:

    8285(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Heavy cotton resist-dyed and block printed textile, probably bedcover, in two parts, the field has a regular design with floral features, the end border has a series of buta, colours predominantly dark red and black.

Place of Origin

Bombay (made)

Date

ca. 1872 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Resist-dyed and block printed woven cotton

Dimensions

Length: 266 cm

Descriptive line

Textiles, wrapped garment or bed cover in two parts, block printed and resist-dyed cotton, Bombay, ca. 1872

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Resist dyed; Block printed

Subjects depicted

Floral; Buta

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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