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Apron

  • Place of origin:

    Arakan State (made)

  • Date:

    before 1880 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton, coarse woven.

  • Museum number:

    05472(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Described in the 1880 catalogue as a "small square of, blue; Arracan".
Apron like garment. Dark blue with two broad bands running lengthwise woven in red and white geometric patterns.

Place of Origin

Arakan State (made)

Date

before 1880 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cotton, coarse woven.

Dimensions

Length: 45 cm, Width: 48.5 cm

Descriptive line

An apron like garment of a Chin people from Rakhine (Arracan) State, Burma. Blue woven cotton with two vertical bands of geometric patterns. c. before 1880

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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