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  • Place of origin:

    Sanganer (made)
    Rajasthan (made)

  • Date:

    c.1881-1882 (made)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Complete length of cotton mordant- and resist- printed with repeating pattern of floral spigs in red, yellow and white on a dark green ground. Both ends with a horizontal band with floral meander in black and red on white. One end has red and yellow dyed bands, the other green.

Place of Origin

Sanganer (made)
Rajasthan (made)


c.1881-1882 (made)


Width: 82 cm, Length: 680 cm approx

Object history note

1883 Register Entry: 'CHINTZ, "CHEET,". Printed cotton. Pattern of small red sprigs on a dark green ground. Narrow end borders of running floral design. Sanganir, Jaipur. Modern. L. 23 ft. 1 in., W. 2 ft. 9 in. 534. (IS). 1883.'

Descriptive line

Textile, cotton block printed with floral motif in red, yellow and white on a dark green ground, Sanganer, Rajasthan, c.1881-1882; Textiles




Resist printing; Block printing


Textiles; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project


South & South East Asia Collection

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