About this object

A large piece of white calico block-printed with a repeating tiger, in bold black and red. Two semi-circles have been cut out of the centre of the fabric.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Not recorded
  • Date made
    Before 1965
  • Materials
    Ink; Fibre Textile Cotton
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Miss Jessie Brown
  • Collector
    Jessie Vera Lawford Brown
  • Place collected
    Not recorded
  • Date collected
    Before 1965
  • Measurements
    975 mm x 2060 mm
  • Note
    The label does not note if this piece was made for the donor's mother i.e. in the 1880s in Nepal or whether it was made by Jessie Brown in Yateley.
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    Martin, Emma

    Author: Martin, Emma
    Date: 2015

Object view = Humanities
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