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Handkerchiefs

ca. 1855 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Length of seven uncut handkerchiefs of red and white checked silk.


object details
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Object Type
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Brief Description
Length of seven silk handkerchiefs, red with white checks, Tiruchchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, ca. 1855.
Physical Description
Length of seven uncut handkerchiefs of red and white checked silk.
Dimensions
  • Length: 586cm
  • Width: 85cm
Object history
Transferred from India Museum 1879. India Museum Slip book entry: 'Silk Kerchief for the Head / Trichinopoly / 55 / Crimson and White check / Borders'
Other Number
3260 - India Museum Slip Book
Collection
Accession Number
4908(IS)

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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