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Sash (Patka)

Asian Art

MEDIUM White plain cloth weave cotton
DATES Late 19th Century
DIMENSIONS 21 5/8 x 118 1/8 in. (55 x 300 cm)  (show scale)
INSCRIPTIONS Small black ink inscription on body, possibly Urdu. Small inscription in nastaliq-like script (also possibly Urdu or Persian) on inside hem at boder's edge. [10/06/11 - Indian Textile Survey, C. McKenna and J. Cummins]
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
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CAPTION Sash (Patka), Late 19th Century. White plain cloth weave cotton, 21 5/8 x 118 1/8 in. (55 x 300 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 34.5766. Creative Commons-BY
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