Fragment of a turban

Indian
17th–18th century


Object Place: Rajasthan or Gwalior, India

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 11cm (8 1/4 x 4 5/16in.)

Accession Number

21.1730

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pale violet cotton gauze on which is a design of zig-zag lines printed with gold dots.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund