Cotton bedcover from Sindh, Pakistan

 
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Object

Bedcover

Title

Cotton bedcover from Sindh, Pakistan

Production date

1986

Material

Cotton

Dimensions

Length: 2000mm
Width: 1280mm

Description

A handmade palung posh (bedcover) from Sindh, the most south eastern province of Pakistan. Bedcovers of this type are very popular amongst the poorer social classes of Sindh. This one was bought by a Hackney resident in Saddar Bazaar, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.

Associated place

Pakistan

Object number

1987.142

On display?

No
 

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