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Textile (India)

This is a Textile. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is silk, gold metallic thread and its technique is compound weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

  • 97 Jamdani Saris
  • cotton, hand-spun, hand-woven and brocaded.
  • Courtesy of dosa inc..
  • 87.2015.1-1/87

Its dimensions are

H x W: 27.3 × 36.4 cm (10 3/4 × 14 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (India); silk, gold metallic thread; H x W: 27.3 × 36.4 cm (10 3/4 × 14 5/16 in.); 1937-35-36

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