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Textile

  • Place of origin:

    Arakan (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton, woven

  • Museum number:

    5253(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Complete length of thick cotton, with an overall design of diamond shapes and pink and green stripes.

Place of Origin

Arakan (made)

Date

ca. 1855 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cotton, woven

Dimensions

Length: 232 cm maximum, Width: 104 cm

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

Possibly intended for use as a garment, clothing.

Descriptive line

Textile, length of striped cotton, Arakan, ca. 1855.

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven

Subjects depicted

Stripes

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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