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Not currently on display at the V&A


early 19th century (made)

Object details
Object type
Brief description
Scarf made of green muslin with applied gold ornament and gold embroidered border; part of the Queen of Oudh's costume dating from the early nineteenth century.; Costume, green muslin, embroidered, Avadh, early C19
Object history
Transferred from the India Museum in 1879. 1880 Register Entry: [Case 24] '0644. SCARF. Green muslin, with applied gold ornament, gold embroidered border; as worn by the Queen of Oude. 8216'
Associated objects
Other number
8216 - India Museum Slip Book
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Record createdJune 25, 2009
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