1855~, Lucknow

1855~, Lucknow

Identifier
5833(IS)
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11 cm (length)
112 cm (width)
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Description

Intended for use as a garment, clothing. Bodice (choli), worn by Queen of Oudh, silk, gold and silver thread embroidery, Lucknow, ca. 1855 Woman's bodice, purple silk and red silk patterned cotton net, heavily embellished with ribbons of gold and silver thread, partly pleated and embossed, and gold tinsel and spangles.