Temple Panel (Nepal)

Embroidered temple panel from Nepal, dating to the 15th and 16th centuries Embroidered temple panel from Nepal, dating to the 15th and 16th centuries Copyright Victoria & Albert Museum, London, acc. no. IM.24-1936.

The Victoria and Albert Museum in London houses a cotton temple panel from Nepal, dated to the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, embroidered with silk, using brick, satin and chain stitch. The embroidery illustrates a mythological scene.

V&A online catalogue (retrieved 2 September 2016).

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