Kantha

Kantha

Primary Pattern
Kantha
Quiltmaker
Maker unidentified
Geographical Origin
Probably made in
Birbhum,
West Bengal,
India
Native Pattern Name
Kantha
Primary Technique
Embroidered
Dimensions (LxW)
83
56
211
142
Date Range
1950-2000
Primary Fiber
Cotton
Primary Fabric
Broadcloth/Muslin
Quilt Stitches/Inch
7-9
Binding
Tucked in (Knife-Edge)
Inscription Type
Inked, Stamped
IQM Collection
IQM Collection
IQM Object Number
2007.004.0020