Cloth

Indian
early 20th century


Object Place: Ayyampet, Indian

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 13/16 x 5 5/16 in. (27.5 x 13.5 cm)

Accession Number

25.545

Medium or Technique

Printed silk, Ikat technique

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ikat technique. (The warp tied and dyed before the cloth is woven). Fragment with a design of stripes of red and white chevrons, separated by very narrow stripes of dark neutral blue and light neutral yellow brocade. A selvedge of bluish green on one side. White cotton weft.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy