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Mirror cloth

Museum number:
9-12816
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090012816
Object count:
1
Description:
Mirror cloth; white cotton embroidered with silk and cotton floss, gable shaped, many colored thread, border of birds, figure representing Ganesh in center surrounded by birds, measures 61 cm. x 54 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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