Kantha

Kantha

Quiltmaker
Maker unknown
Geographical Origin
Probably made in
West Bengal
India
Native Pattern Name
Kantha
Primary Technique
Embroidered
Other Techniques
Appliqued, Hand; Pieced, Hand
Dimensions (LxW)
88
56
224
142
Date Range
1890-0
Primary Fiber
Cotton
Primary Fabric
Broadcloth/Muslin
Quilt Stitches/Inch
2-8
Binding
Tucked in (Knife-Edge)
Inscription Type
None
IQSC Collection
IQSCM General Collection
IQSC Object Number
2006.027.0005