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Museo Textil de Canadá
For the Bed


Object Blanket

Local sarape

Place North America: Mexico, Coahuila

Made: State, Saltillo

Period: Early to mid 19th century

Date: 1800 - 1850

Dimensio 202 cm x 109 cm


Materials: Wool; cotton; plant dye

Techniqu Plain woven; weft-faced; tapestry

es: woven

ID T85.0888

Credit: Gift of H. May

Type: For the Bed

Object Blanket

Local Name: sarape

Place Made: North America: Mexico, Coahuila State, Saltillo

Period: Mid 19th century

Date: 1840 - 1860

Dimensions: 246 cm x 136 cm

Materials: Wool

Techniques: Tapestry woven

ID Number: T94.0983

Credit: From the Opekar / Webster Collection

Type: Clothing - Garment

Object Blouse

Local Name: kanchali

Place Made: Asia: South Asia, India, Southern India, Karnataka, Shimoga

People: Banjara

Period: Mid 20th century

Date: 1940 - 1960

Dimensions: 46 cm x 40 cm

Materials: Cotton; silk; glass mirror; metal

Techniques: Plain woven; embroidered; mirror work; pieced

ID Number: T85.0469a

Credit: Gift of Dr. Howard Gorman