Fragment of bed-cover (Resai)

Indian (Kashmiri)
19th century


Object Place: Baramula, Kashmir, India

Dimensions

Overall: 42 x 63cm (16 9/16 x 24 13/16in.)

Accession Number

89.455

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Wood-block printing on native cloth; ground peacock blue, with scroll and palm-leaf design of red and very light brown. The design is 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)