Palampore (textile panel) - ROM2018_16903_3

ROM2018_16903_3

Palampore (textile panel)

Medium:Chintz: block-printed, painted and resist-dyed cotton tabby
Geography: Made in India, probably for the Iranian market
Date: 1800-1899?
Dimensions:
196 x 122.5 cm
Object number: 2000.93.1
Credit Line: Gift of Muriel M. Gibson
Not on view
DescriptionA cyprus-shaped flowering tree grows from a central mound and is framed by a prayer niche (mihrab) within multiple borders. The central tree is flanked by pairs of tigers, deer, peacocks and other birds. Trade stamps (V.V.B.) in outer border.
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