Fragment

Indian (Ahmadabad)


Object Place: Ahmadabad, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 9/16 x 10 7/16 in. (6.5 x 26.5 cm)

Accession Number

21.1158

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of violet gimp on which is a band design of peacocks affronted woven with silver thread.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: May 5, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund