Fragment

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. (24.1 x 17.1 cm)

Accession Number

30.18

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with silk and gold metallic discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Orange/yellow plain weave ground with large interlocking diamond shapes created by a gold metallic flower with a red center and green leaves on each side. In the center of each diamond is a blue, gold metallic, red and green buti shaped floral arrangement.

Provenance

Gift from N. M. Heeramaneck to the MFA, January 2, 1930

Credit Line

Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck