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Turban Cloth

ca. 1855-1879 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Cotton turban cloth, wrap-resist (lahariya) dyed, in red, yellow, white and black.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Cotton, woven and resist dyed
Brief Description
Textile, wrap-resist dyed cotton turban cloth, Jaipur, ca. 1855-1879.
Physical Description
Cotton turban cloth, wrap-resist (lahariya) dyed, in red, yellow, white and black.
Dimensions
  • Length: 85cm
  • Width: 26cm
Object history
Transferred from India Museum 1879.
Historical context
Intended for use as a garment, headwear.
Collection
Accession Number
6641(IS)

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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