Indo-Pacific Art

Indian Trade Cloth (Patolu)

late 19th century

Silk dyed red and deep purple; double ikat

349 x 127.5 cm (137 3/8 x 50 3/16 in.)
Gift of Patricia Winer and Angelica Harter in memory of their father, Professor Nicholas J. Spykman
2014.10.23
Culture: 
Gujarat
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in Patan, Gujarat, India
Found in Java, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2014,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2014_02.pdf (accessed December 1, 2014).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.