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Wire

  • Place of origin:

    Jaipur (probably: slip book entry states 'Whence received: Jyepore', made)
    India (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver and gold wire

  • Museum number:

    6341(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Spool of silver and gold wire.

Place of Origin

Jaipur (probably: slip book entry states 'Whence received: Jyepore', made)
India (made)

Date

ca. 1855 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silver and gold wire

Dimensions

Length: 6.5 cm spool, Width: 2 cm spool

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

Intended for use in embellishments for textiles.

Descriptive line

Textile, silver and gold wire, India, probably Jaipur, ca. 1855

Materials

Silver wire; Gold wire; Gold; Silver

Techniques

Drawn

Categories

Textiles; Metalwork; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project; India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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