Coat with buta pattern lining


  • Title

    Coat with buta pattern lining

  • Associated people

    Robert Shaw (1839 - 1879) (owner)
  • Associated place

    India (possible) (possible place of creation)
    Uzbekistan (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    1801 - 1869
  • Material and technique

    silk, satin woven, and dyed pink; cotton lining, printed, and dyed red; raw cotton padding; cotton borders, ikat-dyed blue and white; silk braid

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    width at waist 153 x 82 cm max. (height x width)
    width at sleeve 220.5 cm (width)
    width at hem 112.5 cm (width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Transferred from the Indian Institute, University of Oxford.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Barnes, Ruth, ‘Dressing for the Great Game: the Robert Shaw Collection in the Ashmolean Museum’, Khil`a, 1, (2005), p. 10, illus. p. 11 fig. 9

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