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Skirt

  • Place of origin:

    Burhanpur (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1881-1882 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven cotton, tie-dyed

  • Museum number:

    IS.672-1883

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Skirt piece, orange silk with end border in pink and a blue band tie-dyed with a pattern in white.

Place of Origin

Burhanpur (made)

Date

ca. 1881-1882 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Woven cotton, tie-dyed

Dimensions

Length: 91 cm, Width: 300 cm

Historical context note

Intended for use as a garment, clothing.

Descriptive line

Textile, skirt, silk, tie-dyed, Burhanpur, ca. 1881-1882

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p. 188, fig. 83
Tie-dyed textiles of India : tradition and trade / Veronica Murphy and Rosemary Crill. London: Victoria and Albert Museum :in association with Mapin Publishing, 1991 Number: 0944142303

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Tie-dyed

Categories

Textiles; Clothing; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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