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Textile

Textile

  • Place of origin:

    Gujarat (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Textile embroidered with silk thread

  • Museum number:

    1426A-1874

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Parsee girls shirt embroidered with silk thread with birds of paradise, flowers and plants in white gold and red on a deep blue background. Surat, Gujarat c 1870

Place of Origin

Gujarat (made)

Date

ca. 1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Textile embroidered with silk thread

Descriptive line

Parsee girls shirt, Surat, Gujarat, ca. 1870.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p. 67, cat. no. 56
Indian embroidery / Rosemary Crill ; photography by Richard Davis. London: V&A Publications, 1999 Number: 185177310X, 1851772944 (pbk.)

Categories

Clothing; Textiles; Embroidery

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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