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Collection The Textiles Collection: University for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Date 20th C
Date Accessioned 1986
Artefact/Item Textile
Function Clothing - head shawl
General Description Two pieces of cloth sewn together, tie dyed with tiny points of cloth. Main body of the shawl carefully kept out of the dye when dipped. Half one end has a woven metal thread band. Red cream yellow, dots and borders.
Cultural Context India - Rajasthan
Id Number Current Accession 8012
Subject Indian satin
Measurements Dimensions 390 x 176 centimetres
Material Silk
Visual Information Border
Current Ownership University College for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Rights Managed by The Textiles Collection at the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham.
Source Muriel Rose bequest
Technique Hand dyed
Weave Satin



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