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Kantha Cloth

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Artist Unknown (Nakshi)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Kantha Cloth, Artist Unknown (Nakshi)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton
Size: 18 3/4 x 30 3/8 in. (47.63 x 77.15 cm)
Creation Place: Bangladesh
Culture: Nakshi, Bangladesh
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: white ground with red, yellow, pink and brown stitching; red trim; freeform design of flowers, animals, birds and fish; illegible brown embroidered inscription at trim on one long side
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2004.169.68
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009