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Fragment of fine, undyed muslin, with supplementary weft decoration (jamdani) in white cotton, in a floral trellis pattern
Place of Origin
Materials and Techniques
:, Length: 547 cm, Width: 95 cm
Object history note
Transferred from India Museum 1879. Slip book entry 2736: 'Muslin Jamdanee / Do / Dacca / 55 / Discoloured from being lent for show'
Historical context note
Intended for use as clothing/garment.
Muslin with supplementary weft decoration (jamdani) in floral trellis pattern, Dhaka, c.1855; one of 3 fragments from same length; Textiles
Muslin; Cotton; Cotton
Textiles; Clothing; Bonita Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project
South & South East Asia Collection