Band of muslin, one of two pieces

Indian (Dacca)
18th century


Object Place: Dacca, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 x 37 in. (10.2 x 94 cm)

Accession Number

43.209a

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Band of white cotton muslin with design in white of scrolling floral and leaf with small white dot repeat pattern above and below (see 43.209b).

Provenance

Gift from Mrs. Paul G. Pennoyer to the MFA, in memory of her mother Jane Norton Morgan (Mrs. J.P. Morgan), September 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Paul G. Pennoyer in memory of her mother Jane Norton Morgan