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Textile (India), 1900–1950

This is a Textile. It is dated 1900–1950 and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is cotton, silk and its technique is plain weave with continuous and discontinuous supplementary weft patterning. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 505 × 111 cm (16 ft. 6 13/16 in. × 43 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (India), 1900–1950; cotton, silk; H x W: 505 × 111 cm (16 ft. 6 13/16 in. × 43 11/16 in.); 1957-158-1

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