Fragment of a bed-cover (Palampore)

Indian
19th century


Object Place: Lucknow, Ouda, India

Dimensions

Overall: 50 x 33cm (19 11/16 x 13in.)

Accession Number

89.434

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain--weave, printed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Wood-block printing on English cloth; the ground is light yellow, with floral designs in yellow and black. Possibly the border of 89.435. The desing is probably older than the workmanship.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs) to the MFA, October 21, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs)