Wrapped garment

ca. 1855-1879 (made)

Unknown

[Fragment] Length: 12 cm, Width: 98 cm [Fragment] Length: 5 cm, Width: 13 cm

8126(IS) SSEA

Textile, fragments of a wrapped garment, woven silk and gold-wrapped thread, Ahmedabad, ca. 1855-1879

Two fragments of a wrapped garment, pinned together, green woven silk striped with bands of gold-wrapped and silver-wrapped thread in a latticework design; added border of crimson silk brocaded with bands of floral patterns in gold-wrapped and silver-wrapped thread. [Fragment] A fragment of the border only, no field.

Transferred from India Museum 1879.

Location: In Storage

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