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Title

Hindu devotional glove

19th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


About

Rare example of the glove worn by devotees when using their rosary beads: belief is that the glove intensifies the spiritual experience.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, October 2010.


Details


Place where the work was made

Gujarat India


Cultural origin

Kutch?


Date

19th century


Media category

Textile


Materials used

embroidered fabric


Dimensions

25.0 x 30.0 cm


Credit

Gift of Dr J. Masselos 2010


Location

Not on display


Accession number

270.2010