Object Place: Aurangabad, India
77 x 107 cm (30 5/16 x 42 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; Gold brocade
Not On View
Cloth of gold on which are woven with silk two “palm”, or “tree of life” forms, detailed with pink and blue flowers; at the base of each “tree” which grows from a far, are two parrots woven with green and pink silk; across the top and bottom of the piece are conventional floral borders woven with green, pink and blue silk. Very much worn, faded and tarnished.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, February 12, 1900
Denman Waldo Ross Collection