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Textile

  • Place of origin:

    Dhaka (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven cotton muslin, embroidered with cotton thread

  • Museum number:

    6175(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Length of white cotton muslin, embroidered with white cotton pyramids of flowers and foliage.

Place of Origin

Dhaka (possibly, made)

Date

19th century (made)

Materials and Techniques

Woven cotton muslin, embroidered with cotton thread

Dimensions

Length: 145 cm, Width: 85 cm

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Descriptive line

Textile, woven and embroidered cotton muslin, possibly Dhaka, 19th century.

Materials

Muslin; Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Embroidered

Subjects depicted

Foliage; Flowers

Categories

Textiles; Embroidery; Bonita Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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