A long, thin cloth, a ceremonial scarf (?) [see Curator's Comments]. Each woven section is circa 92 cms long, with unwoven warp inbetween. Tabby woven, open weave, using a pale green silk yarn; appears to contain size. Much damage throughout; a very fragile cloth.

An00435161 001 l

Thing

Made Of
silk
Type of Thing
religious/ritual equipment, cloth
Subject
buddhism
Techniques
plain weave

People

Acquired From
Franks, Augustus Wollaston to The British Museum
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Shawe, F B

Place

Found In
Tibet
Made In
Tibet, ?

Time

Acquired In
1895
Made
19thC(late)

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