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Textile

Textile

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven muslin, embroidered with gold-wrapped thread, gold wire and metal details

  • Museum number:

    8871(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Length of red muslin embroidered with diagonal bands of leaves and flowers in gold-wrapped thread, flattened gold wire and green spangles.

Materials and Techniques

Woven muslin, embroidered with gold-wrapped thread, gold wire and metal details

Dimensions

Length: 144 cm maximum, Width: 95 cm

Descriptive line

Textile, red muslin, gold-wrapped thread and gold wire embroidery, Madras, ca. 1855-1879

Materials

Muslin; Cotton; Gold-wrapped thread; Gold wire; Metal

Techniques

Woven; Embroidered

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Flowers

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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