Floor cover

Indian (Mughal)
17th or 18th century

Object Place: India


Height x width: 204 x 137 in. (518.2 x 348 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, painted

Not On View


Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Floor cover of painted plain-weave cotton with design in main field of green ground with undulating vines and undyed stems bearing large flowers and leaves, in red, dark reddish-brown and light blue; main border on fours sides of red ground with repeating pattern of four and eight lobed compartments with stylized flowers in red, yellow, brown, green and blue, with part of the design rendered in undyed cotton.


Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 3, 1929

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection