1855~, Madras

1855~, Madras

Identifier
05874:4/(IS)
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Dimension
0.2,0.3 cm (thickness)
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Type of object

Description

Textile, ribbon cord ('sarigay kayra'), flattened gold wire, woven silk, Madras, ca. 1855 Intended for use in embellishments on textiles; slip book entry notes, 'for trimming'. Bundle of narrow ribbons of flattened gold wire edged with green silk, wound around black silk. Bundle of narrow ribbons of flattened silver wire edged with white silk, wound around black silk. Textile, ribbon cord ('sarigay kayra'), flattened silver wire, woven silk, Madras, ca. 1855