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Child's robe

  • Place of origin:

    Dhaka (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Muslin, woven, embroidered with cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. L. Taylor, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    IS.69-1954

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Child's robe made of embroidered white cotton muslin. Scalloped ends and sleeves, machine laced trim around neck.

Place of Origin

Dhaka (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Muslin, woven, embroidered with cotton

Dimensions

Length: 37 in, Width: 11 in across sleeves, Length: 94 cm, Width: 28 cm across sleeves, Width: 43 cm neck, Width: 52 cm waist

Historical context note

Used as garment.

Descriptive line

Textile, robe made of embroidered cotton muslin, Dhaka, 19th century

Materials

Cotton; Muslin

Techniques

Woven; Embroidered

Subjects depicted

Foliage; Flowers

Categories

Textiles; Clothing; Embroidery; Children's clothes; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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