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Block-printed cotton fragment, indigo-dyed, North-west India, traded to Egypt, 10th century AD, Newberry collection, Ashmolean Museum EA 1990.250 Mordant- and resist-dyed cotton fragment, North-west India, traded to Egypt, 13th century, Newberry collection, Ashmolean Museum EA 1990.1129
  Block-printed cotton fragment, indigo-dyed, North-west India, traded to Egypt, 10th century AD, Newberry collection, Ashmolean Museum EA 1990.250  
Mordant- and resist-dyed cotton fragment, North-west India, traded to Egypt, 13th century, Newberry collection, Ashmolean Museum EA 1990.1129  
© THE ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD

The Oxford Asian Textile Group (OATG) is pleased to provide links below to some of the museums, textile collections and societies which have featured in its programme, and/or whose collections or exhibitions have been the subject of articles or information in OATG magazines.

   

Museums

United Kingdom: Oxford Ashmolean Museum
    Pitt Rivers Museum
     
  Bath Museum of Asian Art
    The Costume Museum
  Brighton Brighton Museum and Art Gallery
  Edinburgh National Museums of Scotland
  Exeter Royal Albert Museum
  Halifax Bankfield Museum
  Hampshire Hampshire Museums Service
  Leeds University of Leeds International Textiles Archive (ULITA)
  Liverpool National Museums Liverpool
  London British Museum
    The Constance Howard Resource and Research Centre in Textiles
    Horniman Museum
    Victoria and Albert Museum
  Macclesfield Silk Museum
  Manchester Whitworth Art Gallery
  Preston Harris Museum
  Styal Quarry Bank Mill
  Woodstock The Oxfordshire Museum
     
Canada: Toronto Textile Museum of Canada
     
France Paris Le Musée Guimet
    Musée du Quai Branly
    Musée National du Moyen Age
     
Germany: Berlin

Museum of Indian Art

    Volkmann Treffen, The Berlin School of Carpet Studies
  Stuttgart Linden Museum
  Munich Bavarian National Museum
  Cologne Museum of East Asian Art
     
India: Ahmedabad Calico Museum of Textiles
  Jaipur Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing
     
Laos: Luang Prabang Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre
     
Netherlands: Amsterdam Rijksmuseum
    Tropenmuseum
  Leiden National Museum of Ethnography
  Rotterdam Wereldmuseum
     
Singapore Singapore Asian Civilisations Museum
     
Switzerland: Basel Museum der Kulturen
  Bern Abegg-Stiftung
     
Thailand: Bangkok Tilleke & Gibbins Textile Collection
     
USA: Lawrence, KA Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas
  Los Angeles, CA UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History
  Richmond, VA Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
  Seattle Seattle Asian Art Museum
  Washington, DC The Textile Museum
     
   

Societies

Hong Kong SAR:   The Textile Society of Hong Kong
Singapore   Textile Enthusiasts Group of The Friends of the Museums (Singapore) FOM
Thailand   Thai Textile Society
UK   Oriental rug and textile Society of Great Britain
    The Textile Society
    The Costume Society
USA   Textile Society of America
     
   

A few Textile websites

Above the Fray: Traditional Hilltribe Art www.hilltribeart.com
Batik from the north coast of Java www.northcoastjavanesebatik.com
Bhutan and Asia Textile Museum http://bhutantextile
Hand-woven textiles especially from Indonesia www.asiantextilestudies.com
Qaraqalpaqs, including material culture www.qaraqalpaq.com
On-line museum of Saudi Arabian costume www.mansoojat.org
On-line tribal textiles resource www.tribaltextiles.info
Revitalizing textile skills in Indonesia www.threadsoflife.com
Taiwan aboriginal art, the Yang-Grevot collection www.formosatribal.com
Virtual versions of The Textile Museum’s free “Rug and Textile Appreciation Mornings" http://rjohnhowe.wordpress.com
Compiling these links from back issues of the OATG magazines continues to be a 'work in progress'. If you find any of the links do not work, please contact the web editor - thank you!