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Robe cover

Robe cover

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven jute

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Elsbeth Fuhrop

  • Museum number:

    T.388-1967

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Robe cover in the shape of a robe made of jute very loosely woven in an open plaid weave. The neck was bound with blue silk, now almost all worn away. The front is fastened with blue silk loops and metal buttons.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Woven jute

Dimensions

Length: 122 cm centre back, neck to hem, Length: 48 centre back, neck to hem approximately

Descriptive line

Robe cover of woven jute, China, 19th century

Categories

Clothing; Textiles; Fashion

Collection

East Asia Collection

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