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Accession# MSC-039
Artist Khatri
Culture Rajput, Koli
Description MATERIALS: Cotton cloth.
CONSTRUCTION: Hand Block printed, resist dyed ,Chemical dyes.
MOTIFS:Koli patti.
COLOURS : Pink, red, maroon and dark blue.
STYLE REMRKS: Name is derieved from double colours, maroon and blue.
CULTURAL SIGNIFICANCE: Worn by young women is originally derived from substance found in type of wood. Colour amd style comes from Rajasthan.
CULTRUAL REMARKS: Fabric is light weight because these Rajasthani style skirts are generally very wide. These are stitched skirts.
Category 3: Personal Artifacts
Object Name Minapati
Sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Provenance Rapar, Kutch, Gujarat, India.
Search Terms Minapati
Rajput and Koli
3 : Personal Artifacts
Clothing -- Outerwear
Hand Block Print
Rapar, Kutch, Gujarat, India.
Technique Hand Block Print
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Last modified on: February 22, 2013