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Accession# MSC-040
Artist Khatri
Culture Rajput, Koli
Description MATERIALS: Cotton cloth.
CONSTRUCTION: Hand Block printed, resist dyed ,Chemical dyes.
MOTIFS: Kolipatti and jharmar.
COLOURS : Maroon, pink and dark blue.
STYLE REMARKS: Name is derieved from doble colours maroon and blue.
CULTURAL SIGNIFICANCE: Worn by young women. Colour is Originally derived from substance found in type of wood. Colour amd style comes from Rajasthan.
CULTURAL REMARKS: Fabric is light weight because these Rajasthani style skirts are generally very wide. These are stitched skirts.
Kolipatti, Skirt.
Category Clothing For Women
Object Name Kolipatti
Sub-category Skirt
Provenance Rapar, Kutch, Gujarat, India.
Search Terms Kolipatti
Rajput and Koli
Hand Block Print
Rapar, Kutch, Gujarat, India
Technique Hand Block Print
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Last modified on: February 22, 2013