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Textile

Textile

  • Place of origin:

    Madurai (Tamil Nadu, made)

  • Date:

    1867 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    cotton, tie-dyed.
    This piece is of unusually fine cotton for Souht Inidan bandhani.

  • Museum number:

    8161(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Place of Origin

Madurai (Tamil Nadu, made)

Date

1867 (made)

Materials and Techniques

cotton, tie-dyed.
This piece is of unusually fine cotton for Souht Inidan bandhani.

Dimensions

Width: 54 cm incomplete

Object history note

Acquired from The 1867 Paris Exhibition for Rs.2-8-0.

Descriptive line

Textiles, tie-dyed, dupatta, Madura, 1867

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

pp. 114-115, pl. 124
Tie-dyed textiles of India : tradition and trade / Veronica Murphy and Rosemary Crill. London: Victoria and Albert Museum :in association with Mapin Publishing, 1991 Number: 0944142303

Materials

Cotton

Categories

Textiles; Hats & headwear; India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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