Although the majority of the textiles on the show are from the 19th century, this gallery contains textiles from all across India and the subcontinent and various eras that have been maintained in their pristine splendour. The textile gallery is a gold mine for both experts and learners. At the entryway, guests are greeted by a classic handloom followed by the famous Maslin from the land of Bengal.
Founded in 1814 at the cradle of the
Asiatic Societyof Bengal (at the present
building of the Asiatic Society,
1 Park Street, Kolkata), Indian Museum
is the oldest and the largest Museum…