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Mirror cloth

Museum number:
9-12822
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Object count:
1
Description:
Mirror cloth; embroidered with silk and floss, gable shaped, metallic braid border, many colored, central figure representing Ganesh flanked by two anthropomorphic acolytes, measures 41 cm. x 45 cm.
Collection place:
Gujarat State, India
Culture or time period:
Gujarati people
Person depicted:
Ganesha (Hindu deity)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.3 Objects relating to the Secular and Quasi-religious Rites, Pageants, and Drama
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
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