Kantha (Embroidered Quilt)

Artist/maker unknown, Bengali

Geography:
or Bangladesh, Asia
Made in West Bengal, India, Asia
Made in Undivided Bengal, Asia

Date:
First half of 20th century

Medium:
Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery in back, buttonhole, chain, darning, split, running, straight, and dot stitches

Dimensions:
69 1/2 x 44 inches (176.5 x 111.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
2009-250-16

Credit Line:
The Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection, 2009

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