Not currently on display at the V&A

Collar (Neckwear)

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

Collar with scalloped edges, muslin densely embroidered with white cotton floral motifs and openwork.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Woven muslin, embroidered with cotton
Brief Description
Textile, collar, probably cotton on muslin, embroidered, Madras, ca. 1855.
Physical Description
Collar with scalloped edges, muslin densely embroidered with white cotton floral motifs and openwork.
Dimensions
  • Width: 34cm
  • Height: 25cm
Object history
Transferred from the India Museum in 1879. 1880 Register Entry: [Case 18] '0535. COLLAR. Muslin, embroidered; Madras. 2779'
Historical context
Intended for use as garment, clothing.
Subjects depicted
Other Number
2779 - India Museum Slip Book
Collection
Accession Number
0535(IS)

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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