Woman’s Blouse

2008.22.0130

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Artifact Identification Woman’s Blouse   (2008.22.0130)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Main Garments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Contemporary, 1997-2000
Culture Rajput

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 72 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 33.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 23.5 cm
Weight 82 g
Measuring Remarks The largest dimension is the width of the arm span of the garment while it was laid flat with arms extended. the second largest dimension is the length of the garment from the top of the neck line to the bottom of the piece. The third largest dimension is the width at the bottom, or waist line, of the piece.
Materials Pigment--Dye, Metal, Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton, Textile--Silk
Manufacturing Processes Textile--Appliqué, Cutting, Dyeing, Embroidering, Joining, Plaiting, Sewing, Weaving
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Fisher, Nora, editor. Mud, Mirror and Thread: Folk Traditions of Rural India. Middletown, NJ: Grantha Corporation, 1995. Frater, Judy. Threads of Identity: Embroidery and Adornment of the Nomadic Rabaris. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1995.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Kieffer-Lopez Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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