Jacket

19th century
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Not currently on display at the V&A

Place Of Origin

Short-sleeved jacket, padded and quilted. Dark green mashru with lining of multi-coloured stiped cotton and red cotton facing. Off-centre front opening with overlapping front flap at bottom. Fastened by loops and silk-covered balls.


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Brief Description
Jacket, padded green mashru with striped cotton lining, India, c.19th century; Textiles; Clothing
Physical Description
Short-sleeved jacket, padded and quilted. Dark green mashru with lining of multi-coloured stiped cotton and red cotton facing. Off-centre front opening with overlapping front flap at bottom. Fastened by loops and silk-covered balls.
Dimensions
  • Length: 61cm
  • Width: 82cm (with arms outstretched)
Collection
Accession Number
IPN.1117

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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