Not currently on display at the V&A

Fragment

ca. 1872 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Woven silk fragment, with vertical stripes of white cotton seersucker and undyed tussar silk. Cut at both ends; the width is complete.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Silk, woven
Brief Description
Textile, fragment of striped cotton and silk, Dhaka, ca. 1872.
Physical Description
Woven silk fragment, with vertical stripes of white cotton seersucker and undyed tussar silk. Cut at both ends; the width is complete.
Dimensions
  • Length: 90.5cm
  • Width: 93.5cm
cut piece
Object history
Transferred from India Museum 1879.
Historical context
The complete piece would have been intended for use as a garment, clothing.
Subject depicted
Other Number
12,649 - India Museum Slip Book
Collection
Accession Number
8848(IS)

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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