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Textile (India)

This is a Textile. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1973. Its technique is mordant for black painted by brush, then dyed; chintz on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Josephine Howell. It is credited Gift of Josephine Howell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft (a): 49 x 51 cm (19 5/16 x 20 1/16 in.) Warp x Weft (b): 32.5 x 10 cm (12 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (India); Warp x Weft (a): 49 x 51 cm (19 5/16 x 20 1/16 in.) Warp x Weft (b): 32.5 x 10 cm (12 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-72-a,b

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