Fragment

Indian, probably for the Sri Lankan market
18th–19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 47 x 33.5cm (18 1/2 x 13 3/16in.)

Accession Number

31.680

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: coarse white cotton. Design: a series of borders, with coarsely conventionalized floral forms painted with pinkish red, and neutral brown.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy