Printing Block (probably India), 19th century
Jaipur, India, was one of the leading centers for producing block-printed cotton fabrics. After designs were worked out on paper, the paper would be pasted onto a wooden block to guide the carver.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Harvey Smith.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 43.5 x 23 cm (17 1/8 x 9 1/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Printing Block (probably India), 19th century; wood; H x W: 43.5 x 23 cm (17 1/8 x 9 1/16 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-135-56
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Paisley.