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Not currently on display at the V&A


mid 19th century (made)
Place of origin

Part of a waist-cloth

Object details
Object type
This object consists of 5 parts.

  • Fragment
  • Textile
  • Fragment
  • Fragment
  • Fragment
Materials and techniques
Woven silk with gold-wrapped thread end border
Brief description
Part of waist-cloth, Bahawalpur, mid 19th century
Physical description
Part of a waist-cloth
Bibliographic reference
Colours of the Indus : costume and textiles of Pakistan / Nasreen Askari and Rosemary Crill. London: Merrell Holberton in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1997 Number: 1858940443pp.92-92, ill. pl. 148
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Record createdJune 25, 2009
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