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Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    Aurangabad (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1867 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk, gold-wrapped and silver-wrapped thread, woven and brocaded

  • Museum number:

    7521(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fragment of red silk, brocaded with diagonal bands of designs in alternatively gold-wrapped and silver-wrapped thread.

Place of Origin

Aurangabad (made)

Date

ca. 1867 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk, gold-wrapped and silver-wrapped thread, woven and brocaded

Dimensions

Length: 81.5 cm, Width: 27 cm

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

The complete object would have been intended for use as a garment, clothing.

Descriptive line

Textile, fragment of brocaded red silk, Aurangabad, ca. 1867.

Materials

Gold-wrapped thread; Silver-wrapped thread; Silk

Techniques

Brocaded; Woven

Categories

Clothing; Textiles; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project; India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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