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Garment

  • Place of origin:

    Jaipur (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1867 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven cotton, block printed

  • Museum number:

    6744(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Shawl or wrapped garment, fine cotton block printed in red with vertical bands of scrolling plants and scrolling plants in the borders; the hems have an additional band of flowering plants.

Place of Origin

Jaipur (made)

Date

ca. 1867 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Woven cotton, block printed

Dimensions

Length: 274 cm, Width: 111 cm

Object history note

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Historical context note

Intended for use as a garment, for clothing.

Descriptive line

Textile, scrolling plant design, shawl or wrapped garment, block printed cotton, Jaipur, ca. 1867

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Block printed

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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