Textile

ca. 1855 - 1879 (made)
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Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Length of mashru, silk and cotton, red with yellow, blue and green stripes throughout.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Silk (warps) and cotton (wefts), woven
Brief Description
Textile, silk cotton, India, ca. 1855-1879.
Physical Description
Length of mashru, silk and cotton, red with yellow, blue and green stripes throughout.
Dimensions
  • Length: 194cm (approx.)
  • Width: 60cm
Object history
Transferred from India Museum 1879.
Historical context
The complete piece would have been intended for use as a garment, clothing.
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
7039(IS)

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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