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Textile

  • Place of origin:

    Sanganer (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1881-1882 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven cotton, dyed and block printed

  • Museum number:

    IS.518-1883

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Dyed and block printed cotton textile, possibly intended as clothing, with an all-over small floral repeat in yellow on a red ground.

Place of Origin

Sanganer (made)

Date

ca. 1881-1882 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Woven cotton, dyed and block printed

Dimensions

Length: 589 cm, Width: 95 cm

Object history note

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

Historical context note

Possibly intended for use as clothing.

Descriptive line

Textile, floral repeat design, dyed and block printed cotton, Sanganer, ca. 1881-1882

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven; Block printed; Dyed

Subjects depicted

Floral

Categories

Textiles; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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