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Acquired in 1905 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
Given by Lady Herbert
date_end
1860-12-31
date_start
1860-01-01
date_text
c. 1860 (made)
descriptive_line
Burmese sapa-lwe (ms. wrapper) consisting of lengths of split bamboo woven alternatively with geometrically patterned bands of cotton thread in colours and strips of indigo-dyed cotton fabric. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). c. 1860
dimensions
Width: 46 cm, Length: 57 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
1463
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:25:09.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:25:09.000Z
latitude
19.257959
location
In Storage
longitude
96.682999
marks
materials
bamboo, cotton (textile), cotton yarn
materials_techniques
Made from strips of cotton fabric & cotton threads interwoven between a warp of small bamboo sticks.
museum_number
578-1905
museum_number_token
5781905
object_number
O39335
object_type
Sapa-lwe (ms. wrapper)
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Patterned with alternating plain blue and geometrically decorated bands of terra-cotta, dark blue, pale green, beige & cream. Warp ends finished in borders of fine multicolored stripes.
place
Burma
primary_image_id
production_note
On acquisition thought to be a portion of a Pankha (fan), India. In 1999 identified as a Burmese sapa-lwe (a protective manuscript cloth). See S. Fraser-Lu "Burmese Crafts"; 1994; p. 286; pls. 271 & 272.
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
sapa-lwe-ms
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
Weaving, cutting
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1860
year_start
1860