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Fragment of silk and cotton cloth

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Fragment of silk and cotton plain-weave fabric with design of stripes of reddish-orange, orange, purple and light blue silk warp, covering reddish-orange cotton weft; constructed of two pieces stitched together; possibly imported from India to Singapore.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Indian (Singapore), 19th–20th century

Object Place

Singapore

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 5/8 x 8 1/4 in. (27 x 21 cm)

Accession Number

31.689

Medium or Technique

Silk warp, cotton weft, plain-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles