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Embroidered Band (India)

This is a Embroidered band. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1945. Its medium is silk embroidery on silk foundation and its technique is embroidered in satin stitch on gauze weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 100 x 6.5 cm (39 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidered Band (India); silk embroidery on silk foundation; H x W: 100 x 6.5 cm (39 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.); 1945-39-8

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