textile

Details

  • Date

    2nd half of the 15th century - 1st half of the 17th century
  • Object type

  • No. of items

    1

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1990.111

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  • Catalogue text

    Continuous design of eight-petalled rosettes with a dot at the centre, single dots, and lobed squares, as in Cat. no. 80 [EA1990.88], with additional borders of a running vine made up from two rows of dots, and stylized, separate leaves. The resist defines the design, the background is blue.

    The textile is made up from two fragments which are sewn together with an open seam. Additional stitching along the edge of one of the fragments. The same fragment has been torn into tab shapes.

    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. 103 on p. 28 (vol. ii), vol. ii p. 30, vol. ii p. 28 fig. 103

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