There is one other image of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

1949

  • We acquired this object.

2017

2020

  • You found it!

Robe (India), 19th century?

This is a Robe. It is dated 19th century? and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is wool, silk and its technique is embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mabel Choate. It is credited Gift of Mabel Choate.

Its dimensions are

H x W (Full sleeve width): 132.1 × 170.2 cm (52 in. × 5 ft. 7 in.)

Cite this object as

Robe (India), 19th century?; wool, silk; H x W (Full sleeve width): 132.1 × 170.2 cm (52 in. × 5 ft. 7 in.); Gift of Mabel Choate; 1949-107-1

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18612727/ |title=Robe (India), 19th century? |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=21 February 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>