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Coverlet

  • Place of origin:

    Sanganer (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1881-1882 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven cotton, block printed

  • Museum number:

    IS.536-1883

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Coverlet, block printed cotton, with an all-over flowering sprig design in green and red.

Place of Origin

Sanganer (made)

Date

ca. 1881-1882 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Woven cotton, block printed

Dimensions

Length: 286 cm, Width: 154 cm

Object history note

Acquired by Caspar Purdon Clarke on his purchasing triip to India in 1881 to 1882.

Historical context note

Intended for use as a coverlet, for domestic use.

Descriptive line

Textile, coverlet, flowering sprig design, block printed cotton, Sanganer, ca. 1881-1882

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Block printed

Subjects depicted

Sprig

Categories

Textiles; Household objects; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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