Embroidery

Indian
19th–20th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 33.5 x 46 cm (13 3/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.688

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white cotton. Design: two ornamental bands, the lower one with birds above a band with undulating vine, the upper one with smaller birds above and worked with red and blue cotton in double running and cross stitch.

Provenance

Gift of Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to the MFA, September 3, 1931

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy