Fragment of cotton

Indian (?)
14th or 15th century (?)


Findspot: Egypt; Object Place: India

Dimensions

27 x 10.8 cm (10 5/8 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.1105

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, resist-dyed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of undyed plain-weave cotton with overall pattern of stylized leafy branches in light and dark blue, probably resist-dyed. Presumably found in Egypt.

Provenance

Gift from Horace Mayer to the MFA, December 8, 1955

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer