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Skirt Panel (India), 18th century

This is a Skirt panel. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is cotton; gold leaf on wax or gum base and its technique is mordant painted and dyed with resist (chintz) on tabby weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 40.6 x 59.7 cm (16 in. x 23 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Skirt Panel (India), 18th century; Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badía (Spanish, 1840–1899); cotton; gold leaf on wax or gum base; H x W: 40.6 x 59.7 cm (16 in. x 23 1/2 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-974

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