Object Place: Bengal, India
363 x 5 cm (142 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen plain-weave embroidered with silk
Not On View
Belt constructed of two narrow strips of white linen stitched together and embroidered in chain stitch with design, on both sides, of scrolling vine with flowers in red and green silk; fringe of gold-wrapped thread stitched onto each crosswise end.
1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: August 4, 1921)
Marianne Brimmer Fund