Kantha (Embroidered Quilt)

Artist/maker unknown, Bengali

Geography:
Made in Bangladesh, Asia
or made in Manipur, India, Asia
or made in West Bengal, India, Asia

Date:
Mid- 19th - mid- 20th century

Medium:
Cotton plain weave with cotton and silk embroidery in darning, running, staggered running, single-sided, and stem stitch filling stitches

Dimensions:
67 1/2 x 40 inches (171.5 x 101.6 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
2004-82-1

Credit Line:
Purchased with the Stella Kramrisch Fund, 2004

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