Skip to Content

The museum is temporarily closed. Learn more.

Ceremonial Cloth (Sacred Heirloom Textile)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; block-printed resist, mordant dyed.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

Image actions

  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; block-printed resist, mordant dyed.

Date:

Possibly 15th/16th century

Artist:

India, Gujarat

About this artwork

Currently Off View

Textiles

Title

Ceremonial Cloth (Sacred Heirloom Textile)

Origin

India

Date

Made 1401–1600

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; block-printed resist, mordant dyed

Dimensions

524.5 × 97.8 cm (206 1/2 × 38 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Alsdorf Foundation; James and Marilynn Alsdorf Acquisition Fund

Reference Number

2008.668

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email . Information about image downloads and licensing is available here.

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share