End border from shawl

Indian
18th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 114 x 91cm (44 7/8 x 35 13/16in.)

Accession Number

49.267

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

End border from long rectangular shawl; red silk background with tapestry woven design in red, dark blue, soft yellow, light green, light purple, and white silks, and gold metal thread; geometric forms based largely on lozenge and pyramid forms.

Provenance

Gift from John D. Rockefeller, Jr. to the MFA, March 10, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.