Skirt length (Parha)
August 28, 2019
Dowry textile
August 28, 2019

Length of cloth

Europe, for export to India
These vibrant red designs sometimes referred to as ‘turkey reds’, were made in Europe (possibly Manchester), for export to India. The influence of European taste in wallpaper was often reflected in the design which also incorporated the Indian boteh. Rare to find as length of this size.

Material: Cotton, roller printed

  • Size: 163×207 cm
  • Age: Late 19th C
  • Item No: 2A
  • Price: P.O.A