Dyed and printed material with embroidered ends
49 x 81 cm (19 5/16 x 31 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .81 x .49
Medium or Technique
Cotton and silk
Not On View
Dark printed cotton covered with a powder of conventional plant forms, in red, yellow and white. Printed by the reserve process. Across the ends are six large flowers and leaves in profile, all turning in the same direction. These are worked with two shades of pink, blue, yellow and green silk and gold thread. The colors run into each other in points. On the extreme ends are drawn work borders worked with gold.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection