Detail View: Historic Textiles and Ethnic Dress Collection: Skirt fabric

Artifact Title: 
Skirt fabric
Description: 
Yardage: Orange silk with chain-stitch embroidered peacocks and flowers
Publisher: 
UNL Libraries -- Electronic Text Center
Donor: 
Grace Margaret Morton
Subject: 
Decorative arts; Textiles
Format: 
Digital images
Object Number: 
1930.001.025
Comments: 
Gillow thinks this is Mochi work from Kutch because of the border design in particular. He thinks this is are (awl) work.
Geographical Origin: 
India
Rights: 
UNL Textiles, Clothing and Design Dept.
Collection Name: 
Historic Textile and Ethnic Dress Collection
Primary Technique: 
chain stitch
Dimensions (cm): 
132 x 68
Dimensions (in.): 
52 x 27