Kantha (Embroidered Quilt)

Artist/maker unknown, Bengali

Geography:
Made in Faridpur District, Bangladesh, Asia
or West Bengal, India, Asia

Date:
Late 19th century

Medium:
Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery in back, buttonhole, darning, split, running, seed, leaf, eye, and dot stitches

Dimensions:
34 1/4 x 34 inches (87 x 86.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1968-184-9

Credit Line:
Gift of Stella Kramrisch, 1968

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