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Ground: coarse cream colored cotton. Design: short stripes of geometric pattern, woven with red and blue cotton. Red and blue braid with cream colored fringe sewed on bottom of sleeve (selvedge).

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Indian, 19th century

Dimensions

Overall (Object folded; old dimensions retained): 26 x 80 cm (10 1/4 x 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

31.686

Medium or Technique

Woven cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes