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Textile

  • Place of origin:

    India (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855 - ca. 1879 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton, woven, block printed and resist-dyed

  • Museum number:

    6625(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Complete length of cotton, block-printed and resist-dyed with indigo, in a repeat floral pattern, with cypress or buta designs at the ends.

Place of Origin

India (made)

Date

ca. 1855 - ca. 1879 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cotton, woven, block printed and resist-dyed

Dimensions

Length: 398 cm, Width: 108 cm

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Descriptive line

Textile, block-printed and resist-dyed cotton, India, ca. 1855-1879

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Block printed; Resist dyed

Subjects depicted

Buta; Cypress; Floral

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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