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Bedcover (India), late 18th century

This is a Bedcover. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is cotton and its technique is painted and dyed. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 256 x 200 cm (8 ft. 4 13/16 in. x 6 ft. 6 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Bedcover (India), late 18th century; cotton; H x W: 256 x 200 cm (8 ft. 4 13/16 in. x 6 ft. 6 3/4 in.); 1969-129-2

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