Fragment

Indian
Mughal dynasty
18th–19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 1/4 x 11 7/16 in. (26 x 29 cm)

Accession Number

29.1096

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with silk and metallic discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red silk plain weave ground with rows of large gold metallic flowers with gold metallic stalk and leaves surrounded by smaller rows of gold lotus blossoms.

Provenance

Gift from N. M. Heeramaneck to the MFA, November 7, 1929

Credit Line

Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck