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Curtains (India)

This is a Curtains. It is dated 1725–50 and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is cotton, linen and its technique is patchwork of different plain weave fabrics which have been mordant and resist painted and dyed. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Julia Hutchins Wolcott and various donors.

Its dimensions are

H x W (b): 280 x 88.9 cm (9 ft. 2 1/4 in. x 35 in.) H x W (a): 280 x 88.9 cm (9 ft. 2 1/4 in. x 35 in.)

Cite this object as

Curtains (India); cotton, linen; H x W (b): 280 x 88.9 cm (9 ft. 2 1/4 in. x 35 in.) H x W (a): 280 x 88.9 cm (9 ft. 2 1/4 in. x 35 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Julia Hutchins Wolcott and various donors; 1968-79-3-a,b

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