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Textile

  • Place of origin:

    Sanganer (made)
    Rajasthan (made)

  • Date:

    c.1881-1882 (made)

  • Museum number:

    IS.534-1883

  • 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)

Date

c.1881-1882 (made)

Dimensions

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

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Resist printing; Block printing

Categories

Textiles; Parasol Foundation Trust Indian Textiles Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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