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Kantha (Embroidered Quilt)

Artist/maker unknown, Bengali

Made in Faridpur District, Bangladesh, Asia
or West Bengal, India, Asia

Second half of 19th century

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery in back, chain, darning, satin, running, dot, and seed stitches

28 3/4 x 28 1/2 inches (73 x 72.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of Stella Kramrisch, 1968

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