Fragment

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 13/16 x 10 13/16 in. (32.5 x 27.5 cm)

Accession Number

21.1748

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 rows of gold metallic blossoms outlined in black with green stems outlined in a lighter shade of green. A gold metallic stripe runs along the bottom of the piece.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: August 4, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund