Kantha

Kantha

Primary Pattern
Kantha
Quiltmaker
Maker unknown
Geographical Origin
Probably made in
Kolkata
West Bengal
India
Native Pattern Name
Kantha
Primary Technique
Embroidered
Dimensions (LxW)
18
23.5
46
60
Date Range
1880-1920
Primary Fiber
Cotton
Primary Fabric
Broadcloth/Muslin
Quilt Stitches/Inch
3-5
Binding
Tucked in (Knife-Edge); Whipstitch embroidered
Inscription Type
None
IQSC Collection
IQSCM General Collection
IQSC Object Number
2009.020.0001