Kantha (Embroidered Quilt)

Artist/maker unknown, Bengali

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

Date:
Second half of 19th century

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

Dimensions:
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:
1968-184-12

Credit Line:
Gift of Stella Kramrisch, 1968

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