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  • Place of origin:

    India (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855-1879 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold wire, flattened

  • Museum number:

    6333(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bundle of flattened gold wire.

Place of Origin

India (made)

Date

ca. 1855-1879 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gold wire, flattened

Dimensions

Length: 17 cm bundle approx., Diameter: 1.5 mm approx.

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

Intended for use in embellishments for textiles.

Descriptive line

Textile, gold wire, India, ca. 1855-1879

Materials

Gold wire; Gold

Techniques

Drawn; Flattened

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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