Embroidered Robe

Robe or angarkha, a long tunic style top for men, with chikankari embroidery that is particularly associated with the Lucknow region. Most likely would have been used by the upper classes.

Date/Period
20th century
Region
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Dimension
Gross measurement: 102.0 x 177.5 cm
Accession No.
2017-00590
Material
Cotton
Collection of
Indian Heritage Centre
Category
Garments and Accessories