Fragment

Indian (Ahmadabad)


Object Place: Ahmadabad, India

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 1/4 x 2 15/16 in. (26 x 7.5 cm)

Accession Number

21.1157

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of reddish violet gimp on which is a band design of alternating rosettes and leaves 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