textile

Details

  • Date

    2nd half of the 13th century - 1st half of the 15th century
  • Object type

  • No. of items

    1

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1990.78

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  • Catalogue text

    Pattern in bands: bandhani imitation of star and inverted hook motif; vine and separate leaves, wide band with three rows of bandhani imitation along both sides, and with diamond shapes, squares, and circles, the latter two with an eight-petalled flower in the centre. The resist defines the design, the background is blue.

    Stitching follows a curve; an additional open seam holds a small patch on the reverse. The fragment has a regular, octagonal shape.

    In: Barnes, Ruth, Indian Block-Printed Textiles in Egypt: The Newberry Collection in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 2 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997)

Further reading

Barnes, Ruth, Indian Block-Printed Textiles in Egypt: The Newberry Collection in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 2 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997), no. 70 on p. 19 (vol. ii), vol. ii p. 42, vol. ii p. 19 fig. 70 & vol. i pl. 36

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