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  • Place of origin:

    Dhaka (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1855 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven jamdani muslin, cotton secondary weave

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Length of white jamdani muslin, with all over floral latticework design.

Place of Origin

Dhaka (probably, made)


1855 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Woven jamdani muslin, cotton secondary weave

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

Intended for use as garments, clothing.

Descriptive line

Textiles, lengths of jamdani muslin, Bengal, probably Dhaka, 1855.


Muslin; Cotton; Cotton thread


Woven; Jamdani

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Latticework


Textiles; Clothing; Embroidery; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project


South & South East Asia Collection

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