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Textile

  • Place of origin:

    Murshidabad (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk, woven

  • Museum number:

    7131(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Length of red silk with woven fruit motif in yellow, green and white silk. Pieces removed from one end.

Place of Origin

Murshidabad (made)

Date

ca. 1855 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk, woven

Dimensions

Length: 586 cm approx., Width: 83 cm

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

Intended for use as a garment, clothing.

Descriptive line

Textile, silk length, Murshidabad, Bengal, ca. 1855.

Materials

Silk

Techniques

Woven

Subjects depicted

Fruit

Categories

Clothing; Textiles; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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